Essential University Physics: Volume 1 (3rd Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321993721
ISBN 13: 978-0-32199-372-4

Chapter 6 - For Thought and Discussion - Page 105: 1


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There are many examples. One is me carrying a box at a constant height at a constant velocity, for since the height is not changing, the box is not gaining any energy, meaning that I am doing no work. Another example would be me holding a computer while I am standing somewhere. The computer is gaining no energy, so I am doing no work.
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