Whatever you hit should have the least impulse to avoid damage.
Impulse is the rate of change of momentum.
If you have a choice of what you are going to hit in a crash, hit the object ____________.
a.that will transfer the most force
b.that appears to be the sturdiest
c.that will transfer the least force
d.that will cause
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