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Moderate

Projectile Forces

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As a projectile flies through the air with negligible air resistance, what is true of the forces acting on it?

A

The vertical force is zero and the horizontal force is constant.

B

The vertical force is constant and the horizontal force is zero.

C

The vertical force is increasing and the horizontal force is constant.

D

The vertical force is constant and the horizontal force is increasing.

E

No forces act on a projectile as it flies through the air.