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Unformatted text preview: ociNes you find, verify that collision is indeed elasNc. Problem Solving for Two- Dimensional Collisions •  Coordinates: Set up both coordinate axes and define your velociNes with respect to these axes –  It is convenient to choose the x- or y- axis to coincide with one of the iniNal velociNes •  Diagram: In your sketch, draw and label all the velociNes and masses Problem Solving for Two- Dimensional Collisions, 2 •  Conserva1on of Momentum: Write expressions for the x and y components of the momentum of each object before and aYer the collision –  Write expressions for the total momentum before and aYer the collision in the x- direcNon and in the y- direcNon Problem Solving for Two- Dimensional Collisions, 3 •  Conserva1on of Ene...
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