ch37-p019 - 19. The proper time is not measured by clocks...

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19. The proper time is not measured by clocks in either frame S or frame S' since a single clock at rest in either frame cannot be present at the origin and at the event. The full Lorentz transformation must be used: ' ( ) and ' ( / ) x xv t t t xc γ γβ =− = where β = v / c = 0.950 and = = 1 1 1 1 0 950 320256 22 /( . ). . Thus, () 38 6 5 ' ( ) (3.20256) 100 10 m (0.950)(2.998 10 m/s)(200 10 s)
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This note was uploaded on 06/03/2011 for the course PHY 2049 taught by Professor Any during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

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