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Old December 17, 2009, 03:27 PM   #21
KLRANGL
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Let me clarify:

The simple relationship between momentum and kinetic energy is:

KE = (momentum^2) / [2*(mass)]

If you look at two objects with the same momentum, but one a small mass and one a big mass, the smaller object will have more kinetic energy...
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