Physics 320
Special Relativity
Chapter 2 exercises

 

Exercise #1 and Exercise #2 (References: PHY230 Special Relativity Lab and Section 2.8 in the text)

Exercise #3 and Exercise #4 (References: Sections 2.4, 2.6, and 2.9 in the text)

Exercise #5

Exercise 6.  Show that the spacetime interval, s2 = x2 + y2 + z2 - (ct)2, is invariant under a Lorentz transformation.

Complete the following problems in the text: 33, 57, 68, 76, 79, 83.