# Average Force Calculator

## About Average Force Calculator (Formula)

The Average Force Calculator is a physics tool used to calculate the average force exerted on an object over a given time period. It aids in mechanics, engineering, and understanding the effects of forces on objects. The formula for calculating average force involves using the change in momentum of an object and the time over which the force is applied.

Formula for calculating Average Force:

Average Force = (Change in Momentum) / (Time)

In this formula:

• “Change in Momentum” refers to the difference between the final momentum and initial momentum of the object, typically measured in kilogram meters per second (kg·m/s).
• “Time” is the duration over which the force is applied, usually measured in seconds (s).

For example, if an object has an initial momentum of 10 kg·m/s and a final momentum of 40 kg·m/s over a time period of 5 seconds, the average force exerted on the object would be calculated as follows:

Average Force = (40 kg·m/s – 10 kg·m/s) / 5 s = 6 kg·m/s²

This means that the average force exerted on the object is 6 kilogram meters per second squared.

The Average Force Calculator simplifies the process of determining average force, aiding students, engineers, and professionals in performing accurate force-related calculations. By inputting the change in momentum and time, the calculator quickly provides the average force, helping users gain insights into the effects of forces on objects.