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Real life momentum * *

  1. Mar 17, 2009 #1
    Real life momentum *URGENT*

    I need a few major examples for how momentum is used in real life.
    Any good examples?
     
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  3. Mar 17, 2009 #2
    Re: Real life momentum *URGENT*

    could you clarify?
    do you want equations and stuff where momentum can be applied to everyday senarios?

    one idea that pops into my head is that linear momentum is conserved can be shown by walking forwards in a small boat and you notice that the boat travels backward relative to the water...not sure if this is what you're looking for?
     
  4. Mar 17, 2009 #3
    Re: Real life momentum *URGENT*

    already found ansr, crisis evaded
     
  5. Mar 17, 2009 #4
    Re: Real life momentum *URGENT*

    w00t!
     
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