# If we know that a nonzero net force is acting on an object, which of the following must we assume regarding the object's condition?

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- 4 weeks ago
Assuming we're working in an inertial frame of reference, Newton's Laws tell us that an unbalanced force will cause the object to accelerate.

According to the Second Law, F = ma, so if the net force is non-zero, the acceleration must be non-zero.

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