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A body at rest opposes the force which tries to move it. Name this property and give two examples to illustrate it.
This is an inherent property called inertia of rest which is directly proportional to the mass of the object.
1. When we beat carpet dust particles comes out.
2. When you shake the branch of tree fruits or leaves comes out.
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The inertia of an object tends to cause an object:
A. To increase its speed
B. To decrease its speed
C. To resist a change in its state of motion
D. To decelerate due to frictionLakhmir Singh & Manjit Kaur - Physics