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September 13, 2020 11:46 ampts 30 pts
teach me a general format to solve such collision questions in relativity. two particles each of rest mass m collide head on and stick together. Before collision, the speed of each mass was 0.6 times the speed of light in free space .the mass of the final entity is [GATE-20111 (a) 5m/4 (b) 2m (c) 5m/2 (d) 25 m/8
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  • Ruby negi Best Answer
    initial momentum zero so both moves in opposite direction with same speed..
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  • Ruby negi thankyou
    I used energy conservation principle...
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