0
You visited us 0 times! Enjoying our articles? Unlock Full Access!
Question

# What do you understand by the terms "balanced forces" and "unbalanced forces"? Explain with examples.

Solution
Verified by Toppr

#### If the resultant of all the forces acting on a body is zero, then forces are called balanced forces. These forces do not change the state of rest or of uniform motion of body but can change the shape of the body. Example: When we push a concrete wall with our hands the wall doesn't move. This is because the force by us is balanced by the other forces acting on the wall.If the resultant of all the forces acting on a body is not zero, the forces are called unbalanced forces. These forces change the state of rest or of uniform motion of a body. Example: If we push a toy car lying on the ground, it starts moving due to the unbalanced force exerted by our hands.

5
Similar Questions
Q1
What do you understand by the terms "balanced forces" and "unbalanced forces"? Explain with examples.
View Solution
Q2
(a) What do you understand by the terms "balanced forces" and "unbalanced forces"? Explain with examples.
(b) What type of forces − balanced or unbalanced − act on a rubber ball when we press it between out hands? What effect is produced in the ball?
View Solution
Q3

What are balanced and unbalanced forces? Explain each with two examples.

View Solution
Q4

Explain balanced and unbalanced forces with examples.

View Solution
Q5

What do you mean by balanced and unbalanced force?

View Solution