While travelling on a rickshaw, you might have experienced that if the seat cover is very smooth, you tend to slip when brakes are applied suddenly. Explain.

AcademicPhysicsNCERTClass 8

When we are traveling on a rickshaw, we tend to slip when the brakes are applied suddenly. It is due to inertia of motion our body tends to move forward and due to smooth surface seat cover a very less friction is offered and we tend to slip.

Updated on 10-Oct-2022 13:29:12