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Introductory Conservation of Momentum Explosion Problem Demonstration

Now that we have learned about conservation of momentum, let’s apply what we have learned to an “explosion”. Okay, it’s really just the nerd-a-pult launching a ball while on momentum carts.
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This is an AP Physics 1 Topic.

Content Times:
0:38 The demonstration
1:16 The known values
2:07 Solving the problem using conservation of momentum
4:00 Measuring the final velocity of the nerd-a-pult
4:39 Determining relative error
5:09 What happens with a less massive projectile?

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