1. A boy stands on one end of a boat, and then walks to the other end. Does the boat
move? Why or why not?
Yes the Boat moves backward, since the boy and boat are standing Stationary initially the initial momentum of boat and boy is zero. When the boy moves forward to the other end of boat, the Velocity of boat must be in backward for final momentum of boy and boat to be zero.
1. A boy stands on one end of a boat, and then walks to the other...
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