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?

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**bobpursley**, Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 5:12pm
From Earth?

volume= ( 3.03/lorentzfactor)^3

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

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

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

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**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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