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Introductory Elastic Collision Problem Demonstration

By Flipping Physics, 11/17/2016
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An elastic collision is demonstrated and analyzed. Want lecture notes?
This is an AP Physics 1 Topic. A big thank you to Mr. Becke for being a guest in today’s video!

Content Times:
0:25 Reading and translating the problem
1:17 The demonstration
1:52 Solving for velocity final of cart 2
3:46 Measuring the velocity final of cart 2
4:25 Checking if kinetic energy is conserved
6:22 We should have converted to meters per second

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