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Homework Help: General Work question

  1. Nov 1, 2008 #1
    General "Work" question

    I was just wondering how can Wtotal = 1/2(m1+m2)v2?
     
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  3. Nov 2, 2008 #2

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    Re: General "Work" question

    Perhaps if your explained a little more about the circumstances, we could help you out, because in general the above equation is not true.
     
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