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A 1,400kg car is traveling in a straight line. Its momentum is equal to 2,000 kg. What is the velocity of the car?

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1. I assume the momentum is 2000 kg m/s not 2000 kg

m V = 2000
1400 V = 2000
v = 1.43 m/s

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