Momentum

Momentum

Simply defined as an objects mass times its velocity.

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In collisions, provided there are no external forces, the momentum before an event is the same as the momentum afterwards. It is a conserved quantity.

Momentum: Example

Don't forget that momentum is a vector quantity so, like velocity, it has a direction as well.

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