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An extraterrestrial rock travels through space. At a certain moment it explodes into two pieces of equal mass M.

An extraterrestrial rock travels through space. At a certain moment it explodes into two pieces of equal mass M. One of the pieces takes the direction of the positive X axis, with a linear moment 6P and the other piece takes the direction of the positive Y axis, with a linear moment equal to 8P. The original speed of the object is given by

a) 5 P/M

b) 10 P/M

c) 7 P/M

d) 2.5 P/M

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