PhysicsLAB CP Workbook
Action-Reaction #1

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In the example below, the action-reaction pair is shown by the arrows (vectors), and the action-reaction described in words.
 
 
For the remaining situations, discuss with your neighbor the direction of the "action" vectors. 
 
  • In the first form provided, verbally state the "reaction" to the given "action".
  • In the second form provided, state the direction of the "reaction" vector. 
 
statement
direction
Situation 1
Situation 2
Situation 3
Situation 4
Situation 5
statement
direction
statement
direction
Situation 6
Situation 7
 
Refer to the following information for the next six questions.

Discuss with your partner and then list the chain of at least six pairs of action-reaction forces shown in the diagram given below.


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