Forums Assignment Help When a man fires a gun, he is pushed back slightly. Why?

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    ahprofessional
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    When a man fires a gun, he is pushed back slightly. Why?

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    john Smith
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    As the bullet leaves the nozzle of the gun?s barrel with momentum in a forward direction, as per Newton’s Third Law of Motion, the ejection imparts to the gun as equal momentum in a backward direction.

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