44. (a) The work-kinetic energy theorem applies as well to Einsteinian physics as to Newtonian; the only difference is the specific formula for kinetic energy. Thus, we use Eq. 37-52 W = ∆K = mec2(γ– 1) and mec2= 511 keV = 0.511 MeV (Table 37-3), and obtain 222111(511keV)1
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