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Can any object have momentum even if its mechanical energy is zero? Please explain.

Asked by Udbhav 14th March 2013, 8:57 PM
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it can.
If suppose the potential energy of a particle is negative, but has a positive Kinetic energy, such that net energy is zero.
However it will have a finite momentum due to the velocity as it has a finite KE
Answered by Expert 18th March 2013, 12:42 AM
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