Can objects that have different masses/velocities have equal momentum?

  1. Does an object that has a mass of x and velocity of x4 momentum equal to one's that has a mass of x/2 and a velocity of x8?

    For example: Object A has mass of 2 kg and velocity of 6 m/s. Object B has mass 12 kg and velocity 1 m/s.
    So do both have momentum of 12 kg-m/s?
     
    Last edited: Jul 21, 2014
  2. jcsd
  3. Yes, that is correct.
     
  4. Thank you!
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share a link to this question via email, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Have something to add?

0
Draft saved Draft deleted