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Office Use Quiz 3 Physics 7B(D) Winter 2011 February 17, 2011 1. Quick Question (2 points) A small car and a huge truck are moving at the same speed and collide head on becoming a single large pile of twisted metal. In the collision which one (the truck or the car if either) has experienced a larger change in momentum? Give your answer and a short explanation as to why it is true. Glow art -> Apt so
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