What is the speed of a garbage truck that is 1.20×104 kg and is initially moving at 25.0 m/s just after it hits and adheres to a trash can that is 80.0 kg and is initially at rest?

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A garbage truck hits a trash can which is initially at rest and move forward, we need to find out the speed of the adhered truck and trash can.