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## Homework Statement

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After a completely inelastic collision between two objects of equal mass, each having an initial speed of v, the two move off together with a speed of v/3. What is the angle between their initial directions.

## Homework Equations

Conservation of momentum in both x and y directions.

## The Attempt at a Solution

See the attached diagram.

Are my equations correct? if so how are they solved.

When plotted they do not cross.