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... equations (1 1.20) can be combined to yield the general

:* 1 Ax-v 1 x' = x + Tt (11.21) It should be noted that (1 1.21) represents a single

... equations (1 1.20) can be combined to yield the general

**Lorentz transformation**:* 1 Ax-v 1 x' = x + Tt (11.21) It should be noted that (1 1.21) represents a single

**Lorentz transformation**to a reference frame K' moving with velocity v relative to ...Page 367

At time / the electron's rest frame K' and the laboratory frame K are related by a

now changed to K", related to K by a

At time / the electron's rest frame K' and the laboratory frame K are related by a

**Lorentz transformation**with velocity v. At time t + dt the electron's rest frame hasnow changed to K", related to K by a

**Lorentz transformation**with velocity v + <5v.Page 372

is an invariant under

that

or, more correctly, are orthogonal transformations in four dimensions.

is an invariant under

**Lorentz transformations**. This is then exactly the requirementthat

**Lorentz transformations**are rotations in a four-dimensional Euclidean spaceor, more correctly, are orthogonal transformations in four dimensions.

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