phys question relativity 6

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A space ship traveling east flies directly over the head of an inertial observer who is at rest on the earth's surface. The speed of the space ship can be found from this relationship: .

Reference: Ref 28-5

The navigator of the space ship observes a neon sign on a storefront. If he measures the speed of light emitted from the sign as he approaches the sign, what value will he obtain?
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Jul 9th, 2015

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3x10^8 m/s. the speed of light is always c, does not depends on the speed of the observer. 

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