# Which has more momentum, an object with a mass of #6kg# moving at #2m/s# or an object with a mass of #12kg# moving at #3m/s#?

##### 1 Answer

May 9, 2018

#### Answer:

Second object

#### Explanation:

Momentum of an object is given by the equation:

#p# is the momentum of the object

#m# is the mass of the object

#v# is the velocity of the object

Here,

The first object's momentum is:

The second object's momentum is:

Since