Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 6 - Think and Explain: 78

Answer

Yes.

Work Step by Step

By Newton’s third law, the tennis ball and bowling ball exert equal and opposite forces on each other. These forces act for the same time interval, so the tennis ball and the bowling ball undergo equal and opposite impulses, and hence, equal and opposite changes in momentum.
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