Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

3psilon

  • 3 years ago

Two objects of same material are travelling near you. Object A is a 1.1 kg mass traveling 9.4 m/s; object B is a 2 kg mass traveling 5 m/s. Which object would make you feel worse if you are hit by it?

  • This Question is Closed
  1. mruna_cp
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 2

    The momentum provided by A is 10.34 and that of B is 10. Since force is directly proportional to momentum, object A having greater momentum would make you feel worse if you are hit by it.

  2. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy