Consider the ballistic pendulum device as discussed in Example 6.5 in the textbook and illustrated in the Figure. (a) Determine the ratio of the momentum immediately after the collision to the momentum immediately before the collision. (b) Show that the ratio of the kinetic energy immediately after the collision to the kinetic energy immediately before the collision is m,/(m2 + m2). 4.

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Consider the ballistic pendulum device as discussed
in Example 6.5 in the textbook and illustrated in the
Figure. (a) Determine the ratio of the momentum
immediately after the collision to the momentum
immediately before the collision. (b) Show that the
ratio of the kinetic energy immediately after the
collision to the kinetic energy immediately before
the collision is m,/(m2 + m2).
4.
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Consider the ballistic pendulum device as discussed in Example 6.5 in the textbook and illustrated in the Figure. (a) Determine the ratio of the momentum immediately after the collision to the momentum immediately before the collision. (b) Show that the ratio of the kinetic energy immediately after the collision to the kinetic energy immediately before the collision is m,/(m2 + m2). 4.

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