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Colliding pendulums A pendulum of mass of m1 and length L is pulled to At collision. the height h and kept at rest. After being released it swings back to its equilibrium position where it collides elastically with another pendulum (mass m2 m, and length L). It can be assumed that the collision is horizontal. After the collision, the second pendulum reaches a maximum height of h2 h/4. a) Without doing any calculations, would you say ratio of the masses of the two pendulum larger than 1, equal to 1 or smaller than 1? Explain your answer. b) Now determine the ratio ma and compare you result to your answer in a)

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