Why is it that stomping your feet on the parking lot’s asphalt will get the sand off of your shoes?

You have just returned to your car after a walk on the beach.

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Inertia. While travelling downward, you shoe will be stopped suddenly, while the sand will tend to continue to move in that direction.

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