Does anyone know how to actually derive the reduced mass formula? I have to prove the formula: inertia = (reduced mass)r^2 and am having some difficulties.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

To be more specific I'm working with the inertia between to atoms where r is the bond length.

Any help with this is much appreciated, really.

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# Homework Help: Derivation of reduced mass

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