1. Limited time only! Sign up for a free 30min personal tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Homework Help: Finding velocity of molecules

  1. May 15, 2012 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    A 32 u oxygen molecule moving in the +x direction at 1100 m/s collides with an oxygen atom of mass 16u moving at 1648 m/s at 38 degrees to the + x-axis. The particles stick together to form an ozone molecule. Find the velocity of the ozone.

    2. Relevant equations

    Not sure

    3. The attempt at a solution

    Not sure
  2. jcsd
  3. May 16, 2012 #2


    User Avatar
    Staff Emeritus
    Science Advisor

Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook