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May 5, 2020 7:45 pm 30 pts
Q19. Two rockets approach a planet from opposite directions with speeds +with respect to the planet. The proper length of each rocket is L. How long does each rocket appear to the other rocket? 3 (c) (a) (b)
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• Somnath
This is the problem of relativistic velocity addition formula. Details discussion is attached. You will be able to solve not only this problem but also similar kind of problems if ...
• Ruby negi
option b is correct, one rocket see other rocket length 3/5 times of it's length..
Dhairya sharma
solution is attached.. you have to find the velocity of one rocket with respect to other rocket using the velocity transformation formula... I also find the length of rocket in pla...