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This website, from the Physics Classroom, offers a detailed physics tutorial for high school students on the conservation of momentum. The page provides a thorough explanation, including related mathematics and also a number of illustrations and animations. There are also several exercises provided to test the user's understanding. Links are included for related material.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Motion, Forces, and Energy
- Linear Momentum
= Conservation of Linear Momentum
- High School
- Instructional Material
= Tutorial
- Reference Material
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- Educators
- Learners
- General Publics
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Physics To Go This resource was a Physics To Go feature from March 1, 2009 until March 16, 2009. View the feature here!


Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 2009 The Physics Classroom
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Keywords: collision, elastic, inelastic, isolated system
Record Creator: Metadata instance created February 25, 2009 by Logan Hancock
Record Updated: Jun 21, 2011 by Tom Henderson
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AIP Format
(The Physics Classroom, 2009), WWW Document, (http://www.physicsclassroom.com/Class/momentum/U4L2b.cfm).
AJP/PRST-PER
The Physics Classroom: Momentum Conservation Principle (The Physics Classroom, 2009), <http://www.physicsclassroom.com/Class/momentum/U4L2b.cfm>.
APA Format
The Physics Classroom: Momentum Conservation Principle. (2009, February 25). Retrieved September 16, 2014, from The Physics Classroom: http://www.physicsclassroom.com/Class/momentum/U4L2b.cfm
Chicago Format
The Physics Classroom. The Physics Classroom: Momentum Conservation Principle. The Physics Classroom, February 25, 2009. http://www.physicsclassroom.com/Class/momentum/U4L2b.cfm (accessed 16 September 2014).
MLA Format
The Physics Classroom: Momentum Conservation Principle. The Physics Classroom, 2009. 25 Feb. 2009. 16 Sep. 2014 <http://www.physicsclassroom.com/Class/momentum/U4L2b.cfm>.
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