(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A ball of mass 5.0kg moving at a speed of 5.0m/s has a head on collision with a stationary bal of mass 6.0kg. If the collision were perfectly elastic what would be the speeds of the two balls after the collision?

2. Relevant equations

P = mv

KE = 0.5mv^{2}

3. The attempt at a solution

Using together kinetic energy and momentum equations, I can solve for final velocities.

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Is this correct?

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# Homework Help: Elastic Collision

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