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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 stucktogether
car and truck just after their collision?
(b) What is the change in total kinetic energy
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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).
 Spring '07
 LECLAIR,A
 mechanics, Energy, Kinetic Energy

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