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Textbook Problem

Is Earth an inertial frame of reference? Is the Sun? Justify your response.

To determine

Between Earth and Sun, which is an inertial frame of reference?

Explanation

Introduction:

Inertial frame of reference is a reference where a body remain in its initial state that is if body is in motion then continued to be in motion and if it is in rest than it be in rest unless an external force applied on it to change its state of motion.

Earth is revolving around sun continuously and it rotate on its axis. External force applied on the object on earth such as gravitational force, frictional forces etc, which changes the state of object from rest to motion or motion to rest...

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