Q. 274.2( 17 Votes )

Describe the term ‘inertia’ with respect to motion.

Answer :

Inertia can easily be described as the reluctance or resistance of a body to change its state of motion i.e. if a body is at rest, it will continue to remain at rest if an external force is not applied to change its state of rest whereas if a body is in motion, it will continue to remain in motion if an external force is not applied to change its state of motion.


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