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Now, consider the relativistic velocity addition formula:

speed= (v+u)/(1+vu/c^{2}.

If v = u = 0.01c = 1 % of c, what is the relativistic sum of the two speeds?

Express your answer as a percentage of the speed of light to five significant figures.

2. Relevant equations

the equation is given in the problem

3. The attempt at a solution

this is what i did speed= (1%+1%)/(1+(%*1%)/(100%^{2})

and got 1.98020% dont know where im going wrong help!

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