# Answer on Mechanics | Relativity Question for vicente

Question #3917

Explain why Galilean transformation do not hold good for light.

Expert's answer

Galilean transformation can not be used for speeds which are similar to light speed, since the simple vector adding is used in it, therefore the resulting speed can be more than speed of light; it's impossible. You should use relativistic formulas.

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