(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

I'm given the masses of two objects, m1 and m2. The kinetic energy K is equal in both objects. It wants to know which object has the greater magnitude of momentum.

2. Relevant equations

K = 1/2mv^2 (Kinetic Energy)

p = mv (Momentum)

K = p^2/2m (K in terms of p)

3. The attempt at a solution

Now, I know that I have two variables to solve for before I can answer the question. I need to find v1 and v2. Finding one of those in terms of the other is easy, but that only leaves me with one equation and two variables. I can't for the life of me remember what relationship I can use to give me a second equation and my book isn't much help at all.

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

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