Determine the velocity, Mechanical Engineering

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The three freight cars are rolling along the horizontal track with the velocities shown in the Figure. After the impacts occur the three cars become coupled together and move with a common velocity v. The loaded cars A, B and C have masses of 60kg, 50kg, and 75kg, respectively. 

a. Determine the velocity v,

b. Calculate the percentage loss of energy of the system due to coupling.

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