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A body looses half of its velocity while penetrating 3 cm into a wooden block, then how much will it penetrate more before finally coming to rest. Please explain
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A body looses half of its velocity while penetrating 3 cm into a wooden block, then how much will it penetrate more before finally coming to rest. Please explain
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@ashwinjohn3 @yrelhan4 @uri
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pratyush5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i have got the answer but i want to know a proper method
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yrelhan4Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
newtons law of motion will do it for you!
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pratyush5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i used v^2  u^2 = 2as
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pratyush5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i just need to know what should i take for acceleration or should i ignore it
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ashishthomas7Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
u must find the acceleration dude....
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ashwinjohn3Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Ok....Acceleration is negative since it is slowing down.....
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ashishthomas7Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
here v=u/2,and use the equation v^2=u^22as
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ashishthomas7Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
then u will get accelration
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ashishthomas7Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
then finally equate v=0,a=obtained from above and find s!!!
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ashishthomas7Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
since here the question asked is "how much more will it penetrate" initial velocity=u/2...
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pratyush5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i am getting a= u^2/8
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pratyush5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
there fore the equation for finding "s" should bedw:1359144797548:dw right
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ashishthomas7Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i got that too...
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pratyush5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
correection dw:1359144893116:dw
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ashishthomas7Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
your welcome....
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yrelhan4Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yes.. i was wondering whats wrong. so s=4cm. it penetrates 1cm more.
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