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conversion problem

Postby b richards » Thu Jan 26, 2006 8:01 am

I have come to an answer in regards to my homework in Joules, but the correct answer is stated in m/ do i convert J to m/s?
b richards

Postby Mike Wright » Sat Jan 28, 2006 9:41 pm

Short answer is you can't! m/s are the units of speed or velocity, whereas Joules are the unit of energy. If it helps the equation for kinetic energy (energy due to movement) is ½mv², where m = mass in kg & v = velocity in m/s.
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