A bullet of mass 25gm is moving with a velocity of 400m/s. The speed is measured accurately up to 0.02%. Calculate the certainty with which the position of the bullet can be located.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com February 24, 2021, 2:12 pm ad1c9bdddf
We have to apply the uncertainty principle that is
"The exact position and momentum of a particle cannot be determined simultaneously with a desired accuracy"
Let's take dp for ...
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