M s impulse momentum theorem the theorem states that

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Unformatted text preview: vx and py = m vy •  Applies to two- dimensional mo6on •  Momentum is related to kine6c energy –  Impulse •  In order to change the momentum of an object, a force must be applied •  The 6me rate of change of momentum of an object is equal to the net force ac6ng on it –  –  Gives an alterna6ve statement of Newton’s second law –  Also valid when the forces are not constant I...
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