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A box at rest has the shape of a cube 2.6 m on a side. This box is loaded onto the flat floor of a spaceship and the spaceship then flies past us with a horizontal speed of 0.80c. What is the volume of the box as we observe it?

Source: Giancoli, Douglas C., Physics: Principles with Applications, 7th Edition, 2014.

Quick Answer: 

$11 \textrm{ m}^3$

Giancoli 7th Edition, Chapter 26, Problem 12


Chapter 26, Problem 12 is solved.

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