explain the effect that a force acting on an object can have on the object
A force acting on an object causes the object to change its shape or size, to start moving, to stop moving, to accelerate or decelerate.
- Force can set a stationary object in motion:
- Force can either stop or slow down the moving object:
- Force is applied to change the direction of moving object:
- The shape of an object can be changed by applying force: