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Unformatted text preview: here? (d) To reconcile (b) with (c), consider the U frame. Find the following two quantities in the U frame: i. How much time elapses from the time the back of the T hits the end of the U until the front of the T hits the button on the U, assuming the front of the T keeps moving at the speed you found in (a)? ii. How much time does it take a light signal leaving the back of the T/end of the U to reach the button on the U, assuming it leaves the back of the T right when the back of the T hits the end of the U? (e) Now, answer the overall question: does the dynamite explode, or not? If so, why? If not, why not? 1 Figure 1: T and U 2...
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This note was uploaded on 10/05/2009 for the course PHYSICS 7C taught by Professor Lin during the Spring '08 term at Berkeley.
- Spring '08
- Quantum Physics