day04specialcollision2 - a) What is the velocity of each...

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Special Case Collisions - Example Two On a frictionless air track, a 0.30 kg glider moving at 0.40 m/s to the right collides with a 0.80 kg glider moving at 0.15 m/s to the left. The collision is cushioned by a bumper made of perfectly elastic spring steel.
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Unformatted text preview: a) What is the velocity of each glider after the collision? b) What is the minimum amount of total kinetic energy during the collision? c) Where is the missing energy? A:\sph4u1\chap4-5\day04specialcollision2.doc...
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This note was uploaded on 10/27/2011 for the course PHYSICS 1028 taught by Professor C.jones during the Spring '09 term at UWO.

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