Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-32162-592-2

Chapter 26 - The Special Theory of Relativity - Questions: 19


Energy can neither be created nor destroyed.

Work Step by Step

Now that we know matter and energy are interchangeable (matter can be converted into energy and vice versa), we should instead say “energy can neither be created nor destroyed.” The conservation of energy principle now includes matter as well.
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