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Sample sentences for the GRE study word momentum

momentum can be used as a noun

1.This can be proved, since, if the impetus carries a moving body with a momentum equal t. - from The Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci, Complete by Leonardo Da Vinci
2.inches of fall give the required momentum to the currents of the waters in the said canals, that is one braccio and a half in the mile. - from The Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci, Complete by Leonardo Da Vinci
3.and the moving body wants to turn and fall back with a momentum of , then one momentum neutralises the other contrary one, and the impetus is neutralised. - from The Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci, Complete by Leonardo Da Vinci
4.Secondly it was impossible, because to paralyze the momentum with which Napoleon's army was retiring, incomparably greater forces than the Russians possessed would have been required. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
5.For military science to say this is like defining momentum in mechanics by reference to the mass only stating that momenta are equal or unequal to each other simply because the masses involved are equal or unequal. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
6.And meanwhile, the very next morning after the battle, the French army advanced of itself upon the Russians, carried forward by the force of its own momentum now seemingly increased in inverse proportion to the square of the distance from its aim. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

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