Please wait...
Contact Us
Need assistance? Contact us on below numbers

For Study plan details

10:00 AM to 7:00 PM IST all days.

For Franchisee Enquiry



Thanks, You will receive a call shortly.
Customer Support

You are very important to us

For any content/service related issues please contact on this number


Mon to Sat - 10 AM to 7 PM

A body of mass M moves in outer space with velocity v.It is desired to break the body into two parts so that the mass of one part is one tenth of the total mass .After the explosion ,the heavier part comes to rest while the lighter part continues to move in the original direction of motion.The velocity of the small part will be

Asked by m.nilu 28th September 2018, 8:52 PM
Answered by Expert
Let V be the velocity of  one-tenth of original mass after explosion.
due to momentum conservation, M×v = (9M/10)×0 + (M/10)×V
then V = 10×v
Answered by Expert 29th September 2018, 2:16 PM
Rate this answer
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10

You have rated this answer /10

Tags: velocity
Your answer has been posted successfully!

Chat with us on WhatsApp