A football is thrown down off of a building with a force of 70

Newtons. Gravity is pulling down the football with a force of

19 Newtons. What is the net force on the football?

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Newtons. Gravity is pulling down the football with a force of

19 Newtons. What is the net force on the football?

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Answer:89 N downward.

Explanation:Both forces are working in the same direction — down.

Therefore you can add them together.

F = F1 + F2

F is the total force

F1 is the gravitational force

F2 is the force the person provides

F1 = 19

F2 = 70

F = ?

F = 19 + 70

F = 89 Newtons downward.