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During inelastic collision between two bodies, which of the following quantities always remain conserved?

(a) Total kinetic energy. 

(b) Total mechanical energy. 

(c) Total linear momentum. 

(d) Speed of each body.

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Total kinetic energy

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The correct option is (c) Total linear momentum.


If in a collision kinetic energy after collision is not equal to kinetic energy before collision, the collision is said to inelastic.

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