Elastic Collisions Video Lessons

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# Problem: For an elastic collision, which of the following statements are true? Choose all that apply.a) Kinetic energy is conserved.b) Momentum is gained.c) Kinetic energy is gained.d) Momentum is lost.e) Momentum is conserved.f) Kinetic energy is lost.

###### FREE Expert Solution

For an elastic collision, both momentum and kinetic energy are conserved.

###### Problem Details

For an elastic collision, which of the following statements are true? Choose all that apply.

a) Kinetic energy is conserved.

b) Momentum is gained.

c) Kinetic energy is gained.

d) Momentum is lost.

e) Momentum is conserved.

f) Kinetic energy is lost.