# second law of motion

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## Synonyms for second law of motion

### the rate of change of momentum is proportional to the imposed force and goes in the direction of the force

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Given acceleration, it produced Newton's second law of motion.
According to Newton's second law of motion, the more force exerted on one side of the board, the greater the acceleration in that direction.
According to Newton's second law of motion (F=ma), the more massive an object is, the greater is the force required to produce a given acceleration.
Adapting Isaac Newton's second law of motion, about how forces on an object cause it to accelerate, a set of equations then work out the perfect swing.
According to Newton's second law of motion, the more force Shaun exerts on one side of his board, the greater his acceleration will be in the direction of that force.
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