_cartruck2_doc_ - of the vehicles due to the collision? (c)...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
v T v C N S E W m T m C v f = ? (+x) (+y) Truck: m T = 2500 kg v T = 32.0 km/h Car: m C = 1500 kg v C = 40.0 km/h (a) What is the speed v f of the stuck-together car and truck just after their collision? (b) What is the change in total kinetic energy
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: of the vehicles due to the collision? (c) How do you account for any significant losses or gains in kinetic energy?...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 03/27/2008 for the course PHYS 1112 taught by Professor Leclair,a during the Spring '07 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

Ask a homework question - tutors are online