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What are forces measured in?

Newtons

What can forces do to an object?

Deform, change their speed, direction if motion

Name three contact forces

Friction, air resistance, water resistence

Name three non contact forces

Gravitational, electrostatic, magnetic

What is mass and what is it measured in?

The amount of matter an object is made of measured in kilograms

What is weight and what is it measured in?

The force of the earth on an object (due to the earths gravitational field) measured In newtons

What happens to an object when the forces on it are not balanced?

Speed up, slow down or change direction