State three effects of a force. Give suitable examples.


Three effects of force are as follows:

  • Force can change the state of motion. Example: When you kick a football, the football comes into motion.
  • Force can change the direction of motion. Example: When a batsman hits a ball, direction of motion of the ball changes.
  • Force can change shape. Example: Change the shape of an inflated balloon by gently pressing it between our palms.