Difference between revisions of "Force field"
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A '''force field''' is a
A '''force field''' is a force on . For example, planets create a force field that pulls other matter and energy toward .
Revision as of 17:59, 8 February 2008
A force field is a volume of space in which objects are subjected to physical force depending on their position in the space. For example, massive objects such as planets create a gravity force field around them that pulls other matter and energy toward them. Similarly, magnets apply force to ferrous metal objects or charged objects around them.