Fundamentals of Physics Extended (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 1-11823-072-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-11823-072-5

Chapter 8 - Potential Energy and Conservation of Energy - Problems: 4c

Answer

Work= 0 Joules

Work Step by Step

When the ball travels to the point on the right level with the starting point, there is no vertical displacement. The force of gravity acts downwards so only vertical displacement is taken into calculations. No displacement results in no Work.
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