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Unformatted text preview: tor times a scalar, linear momentum is a vector in the direction of the velocity. Total Points for Problem: 2 Points Solution to On-Line Homework Problem 5.3(Isolated Systems and Linear Momentum) Problem: It is possible for an isolated system to change its linear momentum. Select One of the Following: (a) True (b-Answer) False Solution False. Linear momentum is always conserved, but con-served can involve transferring something into or out of a system. An isolated system this means there is nowhere it can go, so it must stay constant. Total Points for Problem: 3 Points 2...
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