# Newton's First Law of Motion: Examples of the Effect of Force on Motion

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### What is responsible for keeping an object at rest or maintaining an object's constant velocity?

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### 2. Consider a satellite orbiting the earth at 17,500 MPH. What would happen to a rock released from the satellite?

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Examining what it takes to get an object to stop, this quiz and corresponding worksheet will help you gauge your knowledge of the properties of Newton's First Law of Motion. Topics you'll need to know to pass the quiz include understanding what is responsible for keeping an object at rest or maintaining its constant velocity as well as knowing what would happen to a car moving in the absence of friction.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

• What keeps an object at rest
• First Law of Motion practice problems
• Characteristics of Newton's First Law of Motion

## Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will let you practice the following skills:

• Interpreting information - verify you can read information regarding what keeps an object at rest and interpret it correctly
• Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the characteristics of Newton's First Law of Motion
• Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve First Law of Motion practice problems