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the question gives me the masses and initial velocities of two balls which collide elastically and asks me to prove that it the momentum will be conserved in both a still reference frame and a moving one.

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

i know that the momentum will be conserved in the moving frame because the final velocities will account for the change in the initial once due to the added velocity, however i don't know how to prove this without being given the final velocities.

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# Homework Help: Showing momentum will be conserved in moving reference frame

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