Intertial reference frame is a frame of reference where a body remains at rest or in a constant linear velocity unless acted upon by external forces.
Which of the following are inertial reference frames?
A. A car driving at steady speed on a straight and level road.
B. A car driving at steady speed up a 10° incline.
C. A car speeding up after leaving a stop sign.
D. A car driving at steady speed around a curve.
Frequently Asked Questions
What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?
Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Inertial Reference Frames concept. You can view video lessons to learn Inertial Reference Frames. Or if you need more Inertial Reference Frames practice, you can also practice Inertial Reference Frames practice problems.
What professor is this problem relevant for?
Based on our data, we think this problem is relevant for Professor Osborne's class at VT.