Lesson: Relativistic Momentum
In this lesson, we will learn how to apply Lorentz transformation to find the momentum of objects that are subject to relativistic velocity transformations.
Sample Question Videos
Worksheet: 9 Questions • 1 Video
What is the velocity of an electron that has a relativistic momentum of kg⋅m/s?
Electron rest mass is kg.
Find the momentum of a helium nucleus having a mass of kg that is moving at .
Calculate the speed of a 1.00-μg-mass dust particle that has the same momentum as a proton moving at . The rest mass of a proton is kg.