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Displacement (M)
Initial Velocity (MS^-1)
Final Velocity (MS^-1)
Acceleration (MS^-1)
Time (S)

2

What is Newton's first law?

An object will stay at rest unless an unbalanced force acts on the object.

An object moving with constant velocity will continue to move with constant velocity unless an unbalanced force acts on the object.

3

How can forces be written?

As vectors using i+j notation or as column vectors.

4

How do you find out the magnitude of vectors?

Square root(i^2 + j^2)N