Q. 14.8( 8 Votes )

A reference frame attached to the earth
A. is an inertial frame by definition

B. cannot be an inertial frame because the earth is revolving around the sun

C. is an inertial frame because Newton’s laws are applicable in this frame

D. cannot be an inertial frame because the earth is rotating about its axis.

Answer :

non-inertial frames are the accelerating frames and the earth is revolving around the sun and rotating around the axis, earth is a non-inertial frame.

And hence option B and D are the correct

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