Updated: 11/26/2019

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  • Want to go to the basketball game tonight?
  • Sure! What time can you pick me up?
  • Does this car have airbags?
  • Of course we have airbags in case we crash.
  • What happens if we do crash?
  • Well if we do the airbags will deploy help preventing head or chest injuries. Do you know newtons first law?
  • Yes, a object in motion will stay in motion unless acted on by a outside force.
  • Correct, so if we crash we will be stopped by the force of the object we hit.
  • What about inertia? Does that play a role?
  • Yes, a moving car has inertia. For example when the driver presses the brakes a outside force is being applied.
  • Tell me more again another time.
  • Ok!