 35.2RCQ: In the question 1, is your approximate speed relative to the Sun as...
 35.3RCQ: What hypothesis did G. F. FitzGerald make to explain the findings o...
 35.4RCQ: What classical idea about space and time was rejected by Einstein?
 35.5RCQ: What is the same in Einstein’s first postulate?
 35.6RCQ: What is constant in Einstein’s second postulate?
 35.7RCQ: Inside the moving compartment of Figure 35.4, light travels a certa...
 35.8RCQ: How do the distances in Question 1 compare as seen in the frame of ...
 35.9RCQ: How many coordinate axes are usually used to describe threedimensi...
 35.10RCQ: Under what condition will you and a friend share the same realm of ...
 35.11RCQ: What is special about the ratio of the distance traveled by a flash...
 35.12RCQ: Time is required for light to travel along a path from one point to...
 35.13RCQ: What do we call the “stretching out” of time?
 35.14RCQ: What is an algebraic expression for the Lorentz factor ? (gamma)? W...
 35.15RCQ: How do measurements of time differ for events in a frame of referen...
 35.16RCQ: What is the evidence for time dilation?
 35.17RCQ: When a flashing light approaches you, each flash that reaches you h...
 35.19RCQ: If a flashing light source moves toward you fast enough so that the...
 35.18RCQ: When a flashing light source approaches you, does the speed of ligh...
 35.20RCQ: How many frames of reference does the stayathome twin experience ...
 35.21RCQ: What is the maximum value of v1v2/c2 in an extreme situation? What ...
 35.23RCQ: What two main obstacles prevent us from traveling today throughout ...
 35.22RCQ: Is the relativistic rule consistent with the fact that light can ha...
 35.24RCQ: What is the universal standard of time?
 35.25RCQ: How long would a meterstick appear to be if it were traveling like ...
 35.26RCQ: How long would the meter stick in the question 1 appear to be if it...
 35.27RCQ: If you were traveling in a highspeed rocket ship, would meterstick...
 35.28RCQ: What would be the momentum of an object pushed to the speed of light?
 35.29RCQ: When a beam of charged particles moves through a magnetic held, wha...
 35.30RCQ: Compare the amount of mass converted to energy in nuclear reactions...
 35.31RCQ: How does the energy from the fissioning of a single uranium nucleus...
 35.32RCQ: Does the equation E = mc 2 apply to chemical reactions?
 35.33RCQ: How does E = mc2 describe the identities of energy and mass?
 35.34RCQ: How does the correspondence principle relate to special relativity?
 35.35RCQ: Do the relativity equations for time, length, and momentum hold tru...
 35.37TAS: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.38TAS: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.39TAS: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.40TAS: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.41TAS: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.42TAS: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.43TAS: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.44TAS: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.45TAS: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.46TAS: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.47TAR: Electrons are fired at different speeds through a magnetic field an...
 35.48TAR: To an Earth observer, meter sticks on three spaceships are seen to ...
 35.49TAE: If you were in a smoothriding train with no windows, could you sen...
 35.50TAE: A person riding on the roof of a freight train throws a ball forwar...
 35.51TAE: Suppose instead that the person riding on top of the freight car sh...
 35.52TAE: When you drive down the highway, you are moving through space. What...
 35.53TAE: In Chapter 26, we learned that light travels more slowly in glass t...
 35.54TAE: Astronomers view light coming from distant galaxies moving away fro...
 35.55TAE: The beam of light from a laser on a rotating turntable casts into s...
 35.56TAE: Can an electron beam sweep across the face of a cathode ray tube a...
 35.57TAE: Event A occurs before event B in a certain frame of reference. How ...
 35.58TAE: If two lightning bolts hit exactly the same place at exactly the sa...
 35.59TAE: Suppose that the lightbulb in the rocket ship in Figures 35.4 and 3...
 35.60TAE: Since there is an upper limit on the speed of a particle, does it f...
 35.61TAE: Light travels a certain distance in, say, 20,000 years. How is it p...
 35.62TAE: Is it possible in principle for a human being who has a life expect...
 35.63TAE: A twin who makes a long trip at relativistic speeds returns younger...
 35.64TAE: Is it possible for a son or daughter to be biologically older than ...
 35.65TAE: If you were in a rocket ship traveling away from Earth at a speed c...
 35.66TAE: If you were on Earth monitoring a person in a rocket ship traveling...
 35.67TAE: Due to length contraction, you see people in a spaceship passing by...
 35.68TAE: Because of time dilation, you observe the hands of your friend’s wa...
 35.69TAE: Does the equation for time dilation show dilation occurring for all...
 35.70TAE: If you lived in a world where people regularly traveled at speeds n...
 35.71TAE: How do the measured densities of a body compare at rest and in motion?
 35.72TAE: If stationary observers measure the shape of a passing object to be...
 35.73TAE: The formula relating speed, frequency, and wavelength of electromag...
 35.74TAE: Light is reflected from a moving mirror. How is the reflected light...
 35.75TAE: As a meterstick moves past you, your measurements show its momentum...
 35.76TAE: In the exercise 1, if the stick is moving in a direction along its ...
 35.77TAE: If a highspeed spaceship appears shrunken to half its normal lengt...
 35.78TAE: How can the momentum of a particle increase by 5% with only a 1% in...
 35.79TAE: The 2mile linear accelerator at Stanford University in California ...
 35.80TAE: Electrons end their trip in the Stanford accelerator with an energy...
 35.81TAE: The electrons that illuminate the screen in the picture tube of yes...
 35.82TAE: How might the idea of the correspondence principle be applied outsi...
 35.83TAE: What does the equation E = mc2 mean?
 35.84TAE: According to E= mc2, how does the amount of energy in a kilogram of...
 35.85TAE: Does a fully charged flashlight battery weigh more than the same ba...
 35.86TAE: When we look out into the universe, we see into the past. John Dobs...
 35.87TAE: Make up four multiplechoice questions, one each that would check a...
 35.88TAD: The idea that force causes acceleration doesn’t seem strange. This ...
 35.89TAD: Why did Michelson and Morley at first consider their experiment a f...
 35.90TAD: Does special relativity allow anything to travel faster than light?...
 35.91TAD: When a light beam approaches you, its frequency is greater and its ...
 35.93TAD: The speed of light is a speed limit in the universe—at least for th...
 35.94TAD: Two safety pins, identical except that one is latched and one is un...
 35.95TAD: A chunk of radioactive material encased in an idealized, perfectly ...
 35.96TAD: Muons are elementary particles that are formed high in the atmosphe...
 35.97TAD: One of the fads of the future might be “century hopping,” where occ...
 35.98TAD: Is the statement by the philosopher Kierkegaard that “Life can only...
 35.99TAD: Your study partner says that matter can be neither created nor dest...
 35.100TAD: Discuss with your friends how length contraction occurs for a racin...
 35.1E: The idea that force causes acceleration doesn’t seem strange. This ...
 35.1P: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.1R: Electrons are fired at different speeds through a magnetic field an...
 35.1RQ: If you walk at 1 km/h down the aisle of a train that moves at 60 km...
 35.2E: If you were in a smoothriding train with no windows, could you sen...
 35.2P: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.2R: To an Earth observer, metersticks on three spaceships are seen to h...
 35.2RQ: In the question 1, is your approximate speed relative to the Sun as...
 35.3E: A person riding on the roof of a freight train throws a ball forwar...
 35.3P: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.3RQ: What hypothesis did G. F. FitzGerald make to explain the findings o...
 35.4E: Suppose instead that the person riding on top of the freight car sh...
 35.4P: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.4RQ: What classical idea about space and time was rejected by Einstein?
 35.5E: Why did Michelson and Morley at first consider their experiment a f...
 35.5P: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.5RQ: Cite two examples of Einstein’s first postulate.
 35.6E: When you drive down the highway, you are moving through space. What...
 35.7E: In Chapter 26, we learned that light travels more slowly in glass t...
 35.7P: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.7RQ: Inside the moving compartment of Figure 35.4, light travels a certa...
 35.8E: Astronomers view light coming from distant galaxies moving away fro...
 35.8RQ: How do the distances in Question 1 compare as seen in the frame of ...
 35.9E: Does special relativity allow ?anything? to travel faster than ligh...
 35.9P: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.9RQ: How many coordinate axes are usually used to describe threedimensi...
 35.10E: When a light beam approaches you, its frequency is greater and its ...
 35.10P: Recall, from this chapter, that the factor gamma (?) governs both t...
 35.10RQ: Under what condition will you and a friend share the same realm of ...
 35.11E: The beam of light from a laser on a rotating turntable casts into s...
 35.11RQ: What is special about the ratio of the distance traveled by a flash...
 35.12E: Can an electron beam sweep across the face of a cathode ray tube a...
 35.12RQ: Time is required for light to travel along a path from one point to...
 35.13E: Consider the speed of the point where scissors blades meet when the...
 35.13RQ: What do we call the “stretching out” of time?
 35.14E: If two lightning bolts hit exactly the same place at exactly the sa...
 35.14RQ: What is an algebraic expression for the Lorentz factor ?? (gamma)? ...
 35.15E: Event A occurs before event B in a certain frame of reference. How ...
 35.15RQ: How do measurements of time differ for events in a frame of referen...
 35.16E: Suppose that the lightbulb in the rocket ship in Figures 35.4 and 3...
 35.16RQ: What is the evidence for time dilation?
 35.17E: The speed of light is a speed limit in the universe—at least for th...
 35.17RQ: When a flashing light approaches you, each flash that reaches you h...
 35.18E: Since there is an upper limit on the speed of a particle, does it f...
 35.18RQ: When a flashing light source approaches you, does the speed of ligh...
 35.19E: Light travels a certain distance in, say, 20,000 years. How is it p...
 35.19RQ: If a flashing light source moves toward you fast enough so that the...
 35.20E: Is it possible in principle for a human being who has a life expect...
 35.20RQ: How many frames of reference does the stayathome twin experience ...
 35.21E: A twin who makes a long trip at relativistic speeds returns younger...
 35.21RQ: What is the maximum value of ?v?1?v?2/?c?2 in an extreme situation?...
 35.22E: Is it possible for a son or daughter to be biologically older than ...
 35.22RQ: Is the relativistic rule ? consistent with the fact that light can ...
 35.23E: If you were in a rocket ship traveling away from Earth at a speed c...
 35.23RQ: What two main obstacles prevent us from traveling today throughout ...
 35.24E: If you were on Earth monitoring a person in a rocket ship traveling...
 35.24RQ: What is the universal standard of time?
 35.25E: Due to length contraction, you see people in a spaceship passing by...
 35.25RQ: How long would a meterstick appear to be if it were traveling like ...
 35.26E: Because of time dilation, you observe the hands of your friend’s wa...
 35.26RQ: How long would the meter stick in the question 1 appear to be if it...
 35.27E: Does the equation for time dilation show dilation occurring for all...
 35.27RQ: If you were traveling in a highspeed rocket ship, would meter stic...
 35.28E: If you lived in a world where people regularly traveled at speeds n...
 35.28RQ: What would be the momentum of an object pushed to the speed of light?
 35.29E: How do the measured densities of a body compare at rest and in motion?
 35.29RQ: When a beam of charged particles moves through a magnetic held, wha...
 35.30E: If stationary observers measure the shape of a passing object to be...
 35.30RQ: Compare the amount of mass converted to energy in nuclear reactions...
 35.31E: The formula relating speed, frequency, and wavelength of electromag...
 35.31RQ: How does the energy from the fissioning of a single uranium nucleus...
 35.32E: Light is reflected from a moving mirror. How is the reflected light...
 35.32RQ: Does the equation ?E? = ?mc?2 apply only to nuclear and chemical re...
 35.33E: As a meterstick moves past you, your measurements show its momentum...
 35.33RQ: What is the evidence for ?E? = ?mc?2 in cosmicray investigations?
 35.34E: In the exercise 1, if the stick is moving in a direction along its ...
 35.34RQ: How does the correspondence principle relate to special relativity?
 35.35E: If a highspeed spaceship appears shrunken to half its normal lengt...
 35.35RQ: Do the relativity equations for time, length, and momentum hold tru...
 35.36E: How can the momentum of a particle increase by 5% with only a 1% in...
 35.37E: The 2mile linear accelerator at Stanford University in California ...
 35.38E: Electrons end their trip in the Stanford accelerator with an energy...
 35.39E: Two safety pins, identical except that one is latched and one is un...
 35.40E: A chunk of radioactive material encased in an idealized, perfectly ...
 35.41E: The electrons that illuminate the screen in the picture tube of yes...
 35.42E: Muons are elementary particles that are formed high in the atmosphe...
 35.43E: How might the idea of the correspondence principle be applied outsi...
 35.44E: What does the equation ?E? = ?mc?2 mean?
 35.45E: According to ?E?= ?mc?2, how does the amount of energy in a kilogra...
 35.46E: Does a fully charged flashlight battery weigh more than the same ba...
 35.47E: When we look out into the universe, we see into the past. John Dobs...
 35.48E: One of the fads of the future might be “century hopping,” where occ...
 35.49E: Is the statement by the philosopher Kierkegaard that “Life can only...
 35.50E: Make up four multiplechoice questions, one each that would check a...
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