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50 g bullet, traveling at a speed of 435 m/s, strikes the wooden block of a ballistic pendulum, as shown. The block has a mass of 270 g.

A 2.50 g bullet, traveling at a speed of 435 m/s, strikes the wooden block of a ballistic pendulum, as shown. The block has a mass of 270 g.

(a) Find the speed of the bullet/block combination immediately after the collision.
1Your answer is incorrect. m/s

(b) How high does the combination rise above its initial position?

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