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Momentum and Kinetic Energy in an Inelastic Collision

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    In an Inelastic Collision, how can momentum be conserved but not kinetic energy?

    Energy is transformed into other forms such as heat and sound during an inelastic collision therefore there is a loss of overall KE. A perfectly elastic collision involves only KE and all of it is conserved, which is extremely rare. Momentum in a closed system is always conserved
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