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Problem 2.5: Draw the spacetime diagram


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Shown is an animation of a moving railcar as seen from a stationary observer on the ground. Above this animation is the spacetime diagram for what an observer in the reference frame of the ground would see. Draw the spacetime diagram for what an observer on the railcar would see. Restart.

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