# Force and Motion Worksheet

```Mr. Lau
SCIENCE 8
Monday, April 8, 2019
Force and Motion
1. Label the arrow that represents a PULL and the arrow that represents a
PUSH:
2. Observe the forces on the box below. Answer the following questions:
Will the box move?
What is the net force on the
box?
Would you say the forces here are balanced or unbalanced?
3. Observe the forces on the box below. Answer the following questions:
Will the box move?
In which direction will the
box move?
Would you say the forces here are balanced or unbalanced?
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Mr. Lau
SCIENCE 8
Monday, April 8, 2019
4. If a force (represented by the arrow
to the right) is DOUBLED, how would
the new arrow look like?
Circle the correct answer:
A
B
C
D
C
D
5. Which of the forces below would be
able to oppose the arrow to the right
and create BALANCED FORCES?
Circle the correct answer:
A
B
6. If a ball is falling through the air, what
force(s) is/are acting on it?
Does it push or pull?
Are the forces balanced or unbalanced?
Draw this pulling/pushing force onto the
diagram to the right.
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Mr. Lau
SCIENCE 8
Monday, April 8, 2019
7. Is the ball falling?
Why not?
Are the forces balanced?
On the above diagram, illustrate the forces acting on the ball (hint: there
are 2).
What would happen if one of the forces (ie: the table) was taken
away?
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Gravitation

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