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A Rocket Has Been Fired Upwards to Launch a Satellite in Its Orbit. Name the Two Forces Acting on the Rocket Immediately After Leaving the Launching Pad. - Science

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ConceptConcept of Contact Forces

Question

A rocket has been fired upwards to launch a satellite in its orbit. Name the two forces acting on the rocket immediately after leaving the launching pad.

Solution

The two forces acting on the rocket are the force of gravity, which pulls the rocket towards the ground, and the force of friction due to earth’s atmosphere, which opposes its motion.

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 NCERT Solution for Science Textbook For Class 8 (2018 to Current)
Chapter 11: Force and Pressure
Q: 9 | Page no. 143
Solution A Rocket Has Been Fired Upwards to Launch a Satellite in Its Orbit. Name the Two Forces Acting on the Rocket Immediately After Leaving the Launching Pad. Concept: Concept of Contact Forces.
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