momemtum conceptual physics problems

momemtum conceptual physics problems - T om and his t win...

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Tom and his twin brother Tim have a combined mass of 200.0 kg and are zooming along in a 100.0-kg amusement park bumper car at 10.0 m/s. They bump Melinda’s car, which is sitting still. Melinda has a mass of 25.0 kg. After the elastic collision, the twins continue ahead with a speed of 4.12 m/s. How fast is Melinda’s car bumped across the floor? Sometimes the curiosity factor at the scene of a car accident is so great that it actually produces secondary accidents as a result, while people watch to see what is going on. If an 800.-kg sports car slows to 13.0 m/s to
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1200.-kg pick-up truck behind him continues traveling at 25.0 m/s, with what velocity will the two move if they lock bumpers after a rear-end collision? Charlotte, a 65.0-kg skin diver, shoots a 2.0-kg spear with a speed of 15 m/s at a fish who darts quickly away without getting hit. How fast does Charlotte move backwards when the spear is shot? Jamal is at the state fair playing
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This note was uploaded on 11/18/2010 for the course CPHY 101 taught by Professor Jay during the Fall '10 term at University of Massachusetts Boston.

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