An internal explosion breaks an object, initially at rest, into two pieces, one of which has 1.2 times the mass of the other.
If 9500 J
is released in the explosion, how much kinetic energy does each piece acquire?
Express your answers using two significant figures separated by a comma.
ΔK lighter,ΔKheavier =
i got the answer which is 4300 and 5200, but it said i am wrong.
can somebody show the work and give me the answer ?
Energy released during theexplosion E=9500 JMass of the first fragment m1=m Mass of the second fragment m2=1.2 mUsing the law of conservation of linear momentum , 0=m1 v 1 +m2 v 20=m1 v 1…