A certain radioactive (parent) nucleus transforms to a different (daughter) nucleus by emitting an electron and a neutrino. The parent was at rest at the origin of an xy coordinate system. The electron moves away from the origin with linear momentum (-3.3 x 10-22 kg m/s) ; the neutrino moves away from the origin with linear momentum (-2.2 x 10-23 kg m/s) . What are (a) the magnitude and (b) angle (from the +x axis) of the linear momentum of the daughter nucleus? (c) If the daughter nucleus has a mass of 1.8 x 10-26 kg, what is its kinetic energy?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

i know part a and b i did are correct:

part a. i got 3.3x10^-22 kg m/s

part b the angle is 3.81 degrees

but i cant figure out part c? what formula am i supposed to use.

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