Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Collisions - Velocity and Direction

    Not what you're looking for? Search our solutions OR ask your own Custom question.

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    A 1500-kg car traveling due East at 30 m/s crashes into a 2000-kg vehicle heading North at 25 m/s, exactly in the center of an icy intersection and the two remain stuck together. Ignoring frictional forces, determine the initial velocity and direction of the crumpled vehicles immediately after the crash.

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com November 30, 2021, 12:14 am ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/physics/conservation-of-momentum/collisions-velocity-direction-29685

    Solution Summary

    The solution is provided in two different formats (.pdf and .doc) and is answered step-by-step.

    $2.49

    ADVERTISEMENT