Class 8 Physics Force and Pressure Force :A push or a pull

A push or a pull on an object is called a Force. Push refers to the force which tends to 'move the object away'  from the direction of the force applied. Pull refers to that force which tends to 'move the object towards'  the direction of the force applied.
Examples of Push :
(i) Pushing a door open                 (ii) Man pushing his luggage trolley     (iii) Man hitting a golf ball 

 

Examples of Pull:
(i)Opening the drawers                    (ii) Child pulling a wagon                            (iii) Crane pulling up an object        

          

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