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1

what are the 2 Galilean transformations for velocity transformation

vx = v'x + u
vy = v'y

2

what 2 Lorentz transformation equations are used for the Lorentz velocity transformation vx and why

the Lorentz transformation for x = and t = are used because
vx = dx/dt