Collisions Conservation of momentum

This simulation applies the law of conservation of momentum to determine the new speed and direction of a ball that collides against another.

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The law of conservation of momentum states that the momentum of two objects before collision is equal to the momentum of both objects after the collision.

The momentum of a single object is its mass times its velocity (p = m * v). Its kinetic energy is half the mass times the square of the velocity (K = 12 m * v2).

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