What force do you have to overcome to start moving an object?

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Inertia is the force you have to overcome to start an object moving. Inertia can be described as the tendency of an object at rest to stay rest, or more accurately the tendency of an object to maintain its state of motion.
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To begin to move an object, the force we will first have to overcome is the static friction of the object. It is fairly well known that if we're going to, say, slide a box across
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Friction. Specifically, static friction. After the object begins to move, it will still be necessary to overcome rolling or sliding friction to keep it in motion.
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