A simple pendulum is set into vibrations. The bob of the pendulum comes to rest after some time due to
Moment of inertia
Weight of the bob
Combination of all the above
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Correct option is A. Air friction Air friction causes the oscillating pendulum to damp and thus eventually it comes to rest after some time.
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Figure shows an oscillating pendulum.
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