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PHYS 200 Assignment #5
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1. A gold foil of thickness 2.0 m is used in a Rutherford experiment to scatter particles with
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1. A laboratory experiment shoots an electron to the left at 0.9c. What is the electrons speed
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PHYS 200 Assignment #3
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Due Wednesday, Mar. 2 @ 10:30
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