The drawing shows a collision between two pucks on an air-hockey table. Puck A has a mass of 0.024 kg and is moving along the x axis with a velocity of +5.5 m/s. It makes a collision with puck B, which has a mass of 0.054 kg and is initially at rest. After the collision, the two pucks fly apart with the angles 65 for a to the x axis, and37 for b to the x axis. A going up, B down.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Find the final speed of

(a) puck A and

(b) puck B.

m/s

I tired and tried and it dod not work out. the formula i am using has the 2 unknowns in it so it is impossible to solve. Breaking up into components i dont know how, what would the Vi of the speeds be and in what direction. This HW is due tomorrow and this is the first time i am stuck like this. Please help those who know how!

Thanks

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