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An Object is Placed Far Away from All the Objects that Can Exert Force on It. a Frame of Reference is Constructed by Taking the Origin and Axes Fixed in this Object. Will the Frame Be - Physics

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An object is placed far away from all the objects that can exert force on it. A frame of reference is constructed by taking the origin and axes fixed in this object. Will the frame be necessarily inertial?

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Solution

Yes, if the force on the object is zero, its acceleration w.r.t. all the other objects will we zero. So, the frame will necessarily be an inertial frame.

Concept: Newton’s Second Law of Motion
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HC Verma Class 11, Class 12 Concepts of Physics Vol. 1
Chapter 5 Newton's Laws of Motion
Short Answers | Q 7 | Page 76
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