Fundamentals of Physics Extended (10th Edition)

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Chapter 37 - Relativity - Questions - Page 1144: 1


Curve $c$

Work Step by Step

As speed increases, length decreases. So, $a$ and $b$ are eliminated. The decrease in length isn't linear, so $d$ is eliminated. As speed increases, the rate at which length shortens increases. Therefore, $c$ makes the most sense as to the correct curve.
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