In this problem, we are going to interpret the relationship between ΣF and a in a system.
Newton's second law:
If a non-rotating object has no acceleration, then we can say for certain that it is
A) in mechanical equilibrium.
B) moving at constant non-zero velocity.
C) at rest.
D) all of the above
E) none of the above
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