# Force

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff. Posted in Fluid Mechanics

Force is the push or pull of an object resulting in a change from rest or motion.

## formula

$$F = ma$$

Where:

$$F$$ = force

$$m$$ = mass

$$a$$ = acceleration

Solve for:

$$m = \frac {F}{a}$$

$$a = \frac {F}{m}$$