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which align themselves such that the angle between the atoms
. For simplicity, it is safe to assume the cosmic ray path is directed at the carbon ion (charge
perpendicular to the linear bonds. If the proton reaches a distance less than the bond length of the carbonoxygen bond, then the bonds can break. The bond length between carbon and oxygen is
the charge on the oxygen ions are
(a) Considering only the electric interactions, at what minimum speed must a proton have initially in order
to accomplish this?
(b) What is the electric force on the cosmic ray proton when it is at the minimum distance? Physics 1202W.100 – Practice Quiz #2
ID: October 18th, 2012
TA (circle 1): Michael Janas Cole Grasse
Tim Peterson Yusuf Buyukdag Problem #2 (25 pts)
While working for a medical research company, your company developed a new therapy that uses...
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This test prep was uploaded on 03/13/2014 for the course PHYS 1201W taught by Professor Kennethheller during the Fall '13 term at Minnesota.
- Fall '13