Posted by Nicole on Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 4:54pm.
A Borg cube starship is zooming past Earth with a speed v=0.97c as shown. The cube has side lengths of 3.03 km. What is its volume, measured from Earth?
Can someone step me through this problem?

College Physics  bobpursley, Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 5:12pm
From Earth?
volume= ( 3.03/lorentzfactor)^3

College Physics  Nicole, Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 5:21pm
I'm confused

College Physics  bobpursley, Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 5:33pm
Look in your text, under Lorentz Factor.

College Physics  Nicole, Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 5:37pm
ok

College Physics  Alex, Friday, October 1, 2010 at 2:04pm
i got 4.11 and it was wrong, also im not sure what units to use.
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