Q2%20Phys131-E2%20%28momentum-impulse%29 - relative to the...

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Name ___________________________________ Student ID ____________ Score_______ last first Physics 131, WI 2009 Exam 2 Q2 Phys131-E2 (momentum-impulse).doc II. A Catch in Space [10 Points] An astronaut of mass 60 kg is on a spacewalk to repair a communications satellite, when he realizes that he needs to consult the repair manual. You throw it to him at a speed of 4.0 m/s
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Unformatted text preview: relative to the spacecraft. He is at rest when he catches the 3.0 kg book. A. [4 pts] Find his velocity just after he catches the book. (Show your work.) B. [4 pts] Find the impulse exerted by the book on the astronaut. (Show your work.) C. [2 pts] What is the impulse exerted by the astronaut on the book. Explain....
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This note was uploaded on 10/24/2010 for the course PHY PHYSICS 13 taught by Professor Mylander during the Spring '09 term at Cal Poly Pomona.

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