Newton's Third Law

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Classical Mechanics

Newtons third lawAlso known as the "Law of Actions and Reaction".  For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction.

 

Newton's Third Law formula

\(\large{ F_1 = -F_2 }\)   

Where:

 Units English Metric
\(\large{ F }\) = force \(\large{lbf}\) \(\large{N}\)

 

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