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 - Questions: 5a

Answer

In region AB, the block's kinetic energy is increasing.

Work Step by Step

As it travels down the friction-less ramp, the block's potential energy is converted to kinetic. It's total energy is unchanged, it is just shifted.
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