Syd G.

asked • 03/20/20

Physics Velocity Question

A 1,500 kg car travelling at a velocity of 10m/s hits into a 2,250 kg truck that is at rest. Assume the bumpers lock together so that the collision is completely inelastic and that momentum is conserved. What is the velocity of the two cars after the collision?*

1 Expert Answer


Heidi T. answered • 03/21/20

5 (32)

MS in Mathematics, PhD in Physics, 7+ years teaching experience

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