Finding momentum in Physics

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Calculate momentum for:

a) a 70 kg person running 10 m/s (a fast
sprint).
Answer in units of kg ·m/s.

b) a 16000 kg truck traveling 0.04 m/s (a
slow roll).
Answer in units of kg ·m/s

Jun 28th, 2015

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momentum= mass*velocity

for person running

momentum= 70*10= 700kg ·m/s

for truck travelling

momentum= 16000*0.04=640kg ·m/s

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