problem37_16

problem37_16 - 37.16: 1.667( 5 3 if u (4 5)c). a) In...

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37.16: ). ) 5 4 ( if 3 5 γ ( 667 . 1 γ c u = = = a) In Mavis’s frame the event “light on” has space-time coordinates 0 = x and 00 . 5 = t s, so from the result of Exercise 37.14 or Example 37.7, ) ( γ t u x x + = and = = × = = + = t t t u x c x u t t γ , m 10 00 . 2 γ γ 9 2 . s 33 . 8 b) The 5.00-s interval in Mavis’s frame is the proper time
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This note was uploaded on 01/24/2010 for the course PHYS 208 taught by Professor Ross during the Spring '08 term at Texas A&M.

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