# Two shuffleboard disks of equal mass, one orange and theother green, are involved in a perfectly elastic glancing collision.The green disk is initially at rest and is struck by the orange diskmoving initially to the right at 5.00 m/s as in Figure P6.40a.After the collision, the orange disk moves in a direction thatmakes an angle of 37.0° with the horizontal axis while the greendisk makes an angle of 53.0° with this axis as in Figure P6.40b.Determine the speed of each disk after the collision.After the collisionBefore the collision37.0°5.00 m/s--x53.0°Figure P6.40

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Both the discs (orange and the green) have the same mass.

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