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Problem about rotation

1. Homework Statement Two particles of mass m, connected by a rod of lengh L, are at rest. Another particle of mass m moving at v0 strikes one of the particles at a right angle and sticks to it. a) Find the linear velocity, angular velocity about center of mass. b) which point is momentarily stationary.



2. Homework Equations
Conservation of linear and angular momentum


3. The Attempt at a Solution
I thought it was as simple as doing conservation of momentum, but I might be wrong.

I appreciate any help
 

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I thought it was as simple as doing conservation of momentum, but I might be wrong.
But you might be right also. Now get busy! (Yes, apply conservation of angular and linear momentum.)
 
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