# What is an example of an unbalanced force?

### What is an example of an unbalanced force?

If you kick a football and it moves from one place to another, it means that unbalanced forces are acting upon it. Ball moves from one place to another after kicking it. This is an example of unbalanced force.

### Are the forces acting on the unbalanced?

When the motion of an object changes, the forces are unbalanced. Balanced forces are equal in size and opposite in direction. When forces are balanced, there is no change in motion. In one of your situations in the last section, you pushed or pulled on an object from opposite directions but with the same force.

### What forces cause forces to be unbalanced?

Unbalanced forces change the motion of an object. This happens in two ways. If an object is at rest and an unbalanced force pushes or pulls the object, it will move. Unbalanced forces can also change the speed or direction of an object that is already in motion.

### What object has unbalanced forces acting on it?

If you push against a wall, the wall pushes back with an equal but opposite force. Neither you nor the wall will move. Forces that cause a change in the motion of an object are unbalanced forces.

### What are 5 examples of unbalanced forces?

Examples of unbalanced forces

• Kicking a soccer ball.
• The up and down movement in a seesaw.
• The taking-off of a Rocket.
• Skiing along the mountain slopes.
• Hitting a baseball.
• A turning vehicle.
• Drowning of an object.
• Apple falling on the ground.

### What 3 things can an unbalanced force do?

Unbalanced forces exist when there are unequal forces acting upon the object, which leads to a change in the state of motion. Unbalanced forces can lead to a change in direction, a change in speed, or both a change in direction and in speed.

### What are 2 examples of unbalanced forces?

Examples of unbalanced forces

• Kicking a soccer ball.
• The up and down movement in a seesaw.
• The taking-off of a Rocket.
• Skiing along the mountain slopes.
• Hitting a baseball.
• A turning vehicle.
• Drowning of an object.
• Apple falling on the ground.

### What are 3 examples of balanced forces?

Here are some examples of situations involving balanced forces.

• Hanging objects. The forces on this hanging crate are equal in size but act in opposite directions. ...
• Floating in water. Objects float in water when their weight is balanced by the upthrust from the water. ...
• Standing on the ground.

### How do you know if forces are balanced or unbalanced?

0:452:36Balanced and Unbalanced Forces-Explanation and Real-Life ...YouTube

### Why is rolling a ball down a hill considered an unbalanced force?

Answer: An unbalanced force refers to the force that causes change in velocity that is causes acceleration of the body. An unbalanced force makes a body to change either its speed or direction or both. A ball rolling down a hill, accelerates downwards because of gravitational force.