Please help me with the Math calculations for the Conservation of Momentum Laboratory© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com August 16, 2018, 9:36 pm ad1c9bdddf
The following common equations were used for both Car 1 and Car 2:
(1) Velocity = Length of a pass (that is distance) / Time recorded for the pass
(2) Initial Kinetic energy = (1/2)(mass)(Initial velocity)^2 = (1/2)(mass)(velocity of pass1)^2
Complete Math Calculation Results * pertaining to Conservation of Momentum Laboratory of Physics are compiled in the attached Excel file.
* Only the calculated results have been compiled in the solution file. Detailed calculations for each are not shown. But all the formulas used have been mentioned clearly in the file.