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If balanced forces are applied on a body initially at rest, then the body ___.

A
remains at rest
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B
moves for an instant only
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C
moves with a constant speed
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D
starts to move
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Solution

The correct option is A remains at rest
Forces of equal magnitude acting on a body in opposite direction such that the net force on the body is zero are called as balanced forces.
Since the net force is zero, the body will remain at rest.

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