Question
(a) How long would the muon in Example 28.1 have lived as observed on the Earth if its velocity was 0.0500c ? (b) How far would it have traveled as observed on the Earth? (c) What distance is this in the muon’s frame?
1. $1.76 \textrm{ }\mu\textrm{s}$
2. $263 \textrm{ m}$
3. $228 \textrm{ m}$
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# OpenStax College Physics Solution, Chapter 28, Problem 15 (Problems & Exercises) (3:15)

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