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length contraction -- numerical problem

  1. Jul 11, 2017 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
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    2. Relevant equations


    3. The attempt at a solution
    a) t' = l0/c

    b) ct1 = l0 /ϒ - vt1
    t1 = l0 /ϒ(c + v)

    c) t2 = l0 / (ϒ v)

    Is this correct?
     
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  3. Jul 11, 2017 #2

    TSny

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    I believe your answers are correct.
     
  4. Jul 11, 2017 #3
    Thanks
     
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