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Inertia is that property of a body by virtue of which the body is:

A. unable to change by itself its state of rest
B. unable to change by itself its state of uniform motion
C. unable to change by itself its direction of motion
D. all of these

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According to Newton’s law, an object which is at rest or in motion will continue its state of rest or motion unless and until an external force is applied on it. This property is known as inertia.

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