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Name: Relativistic Addition of Velocities
ID: m42540
Language: English (en)
Summary:
  • Calculate relativistic velocity addition.
  • Explain when relativistic velocity addition should be used instead of classical addition of velocities.
  • Calculate relativistic Doppler shift.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: Classical velocity addition, Doppler shift, Relativistic Doppler effects, Relativistic velocity addition, Relativity, Velocity
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org)
Copyright Holders: Rice University (daniel@openstaxcollege.org)
Maintainers: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org), OSC Physics Maintainer (info@openstaxcollege.org)

Latest version: 1.6 (history)
First publication date: Jan 17, 2012 3:39 pm +0000
Last revision to module: Sep 12, 2013 3:54 pm +0000

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Version: 1.6 Sep 12, 2013 3:54 pm +0000 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.5 Sep 11, 2013 10:10 am +0000 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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fixed solution

Version: 1.4 Jun 20, 2012 10:17 am +0000 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Post Words and numbers QA

Version: 1.3 Jun 6, 2012 1:45 pm +0000 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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consistency, LO, image cropping

Version: 1.2 May 16, 2012 1:36 pm +0000 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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initial content publication

Version: 1.1 Jan 20, 2012 7:48 pm +0000 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Created module

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