Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsPhysics · 2 months ago

need help with physics?

A 60.0-kg ice skater stands motionless and catches an 8.0-kg medicine ball that traveling towards her horizontally at 3.7 m/sec. What will her velocity be after she catches the ball?

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  • Anonymous
    2 months ago
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    conserve momentum:

    8.0kg * 3.7m/sec = (8.0 + 60.0)kg * V

    V = 0.435 m/sec

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