mass is the measure of inertia. justify this statement.

Asked by  | 23rd Jul, 2009, 05:13: PM

Expert Answer:

Larger the mass of a body, more is the opposition to the change in its state of motion i.e. more is the inertia of the body. Thus, mass gives the property of inertia to the body, hence mass is said to be the measure of inertia.

Answered by  | 23rd Jul, 2009, 07:46: PM

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