Inelastic Collisions Video Lessons

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# Problem: During inelastic collision between two bodies, which of the following quantities always remain conserved?a. Total kinetic energy.b. Total mechanical energy.c. Total linear momentum.d. Speed of each body.

###### FREE Expert Solution

During an inelastic collision, there are no external forces acting on the colliding bodies.

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###### Problem Details

During inelastic collision between two bodies, which of the following quantities always remain conserved?

a. Total kinetic energy.

b. Total mechanical energy.

c. Total linear momentum.

d. Speed of each body.