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Homework Help: Velocity of mass

  1. Aug 28, 2005 #1
    a 50 g ball of putty moving with a velocity of 3.0 m/s has an inelastic collision head-on with a stationary mass of 50g and sticks to it. find the velocity of the mass and putty after the collision.
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Aug 28, 2005 #2
    Do you remember any equations to use for this type of problem?
     
  4. Aug 28, 2005 #3
    just think about that inelastic collision means and use conservation of linear momentum.

    Regards,

    Nenad
     
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