#### Question

A plastic ball and a clay ball of equal masses, travelling in the same direction with equal speeds, strike against a vertical wall. From which ball does the wall receive a greater amount of momentum ?

#### Solution

The wall will receive equal momentum from both the balls because both balls have equal mass and velocity.

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Solution A Plastic Ball and a Clay Ball of Equal Masses, Travelling in the Same Direction with Equal Speeds, Strike Against a Vertical Wall. from Which Ball Does the Wall Receive a Greater Amount of Momentum ? Concept: Conservation of Momentum.