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Two ice skaters are initially at rest. The 78.2 kg male ice skater pushes his 48.5 kg female partner forward and away from his body with a velocity of 8.46m/sec. What is the male skater's velocity as a result of the push?

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  1. conserve momentum
    78.2v + 48.5*8.46 = 0

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