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i set it up at

(m1)(v1)+(m2)(v2)= (mtotal)(vfinal)

100/ 19 = x

5.26 = x

except i solvedfor the final v

IM STUMPED anything on what i did wrong?:yuck:

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i set it up at

(m1)(v1)+(m2)(v2)= (mtotal)(vfinal)

100/ 19 = x

5.26 = x

except i solvedfor the final v

IM STUMPED anything on what i did wrong?:yuck:

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your problem here is your formula. You are using a formula where the two objects stick together after the collision. (Inelastic) instead of one where they bounce off.(elastic)

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