Physics

A constant net force acts on an object. Describe the motion of the object.
a) constant acceleration
b) constant speed
c) constant velocity
d) increasing acceleration

I believe the answer would be a) constant acceleration. Given F=ma. Is this correct?

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  1. Recall force = mass * acceleration

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