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Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsPhysics · 2 months ago

Please help me with this SPECIAL RELATIVITY problem! DUE SOON! It has something to do with TIME & SPEED. How long is the exam in minutes?

Spacecraft I, containing students taking a physics exam, approaches the Earth with a speed of 0.700c (relative to the Earth), while spacecraft II, containing professors proctoring the exam, moves at 0.240c (relative to the Earth) directly toward the students. The professors stop the exam after 42min have passed on their clock.

(a) For what time interval does the exam last as measured by the students?__?__min(b) For what time interval does the exam last as measured by an observer on Earth?__?__min

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