p1 = m1v1 = 2mv
Consider two objects (Object 1 and Object 2) moving in the same direction on a frictionless surface. Object 1 moves with speed v1 = v and has inertia m1 = 2m. Object 2 moves with speed v2=2√v and has inertia m2=m.
Which object has the larger magnitude of its momentum?
a. Object 1 has the greater magnitude of its momentum.
b. Object 2 has the greater magnitude of its momentum.
c. Both objects have the same magnitude of their momenta.
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