The inertial frame of reference refers to a frame of reference with constant velocity. There should be no rotation relative to the inertial frame.
That is, it moves in a straight line with a constant speed, or it is standing still.
Which object provides an inertial frame of reference?
|a.||the tip of the moving second hand of a clock|
|b.||a rock thrown vertically upward|
|c.||a pendulum swinging with no air resistance|
|d.||a skydiver falling at terminal velocity|
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