Problem: A proton is accelerated to 0.999. What is the momentum of proton? And by what factor does the proton's momentum exceed its Newtonian momentum?

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The momentum of a proton:

p=mv1-v2c2

Mass of a proton, m = 1.67 × 10-27 kg

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A proton is accelerated to 0.999. What is the momentum of proton? And by what factor does the proton's momentum exceed its Newtonian momentum?

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