Linear Momentum Lab Activity
Now if we want to use the Law of Conservation of Linear Momentum on the Newton car, we must also add the container and pennies to the system. Why is that? Rearrange the sentence in the self-quiz below to find out.
When Can We Use the Law of Conservation of Linear Momentum? Self-Quiz
If you have not already, scroll to the top of the page and read the material before attempting this exercise. When you are ready to begin with this exercise, click on the parts to put them in order to form a sentence. When you think your answer is correct, click on "Check" to check your answer. If you get stuck, click on "Hint" to find out the next correct part.