Answer to Question #74440 in Mechanical Engineering for Khalid
A space vehicle travelling at a velocity of 1206ms−1 separates by a controlled explosion
into two sections of mass 952 kg and 332 kg. The two parts carry on in the same direction
with the lighter front section moving 145 ms−1 faster than the heavier rear section. Determine the
final velocity of each section. Ensure you include a labelled diagram.