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Velocity of mass

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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.
 

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Do you remember any equations to use for this type of problem?
 
  • #3
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just think about that inelastic collision means and use conservation of linear momentum.

Regards,

Nenad
 

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