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Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsPhysics · 1 month ago

pls help with physics?

A 9kg bowling ball is dropped from a height of 38m.

1. What is the total work done on the ball (assume no air resistance)

2. What is the gravitational potential energy of the ball?

3. How much kinetic energy does the ball have right before it lands?

1 Answer

  • NCS
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    2. GPE = mgh = 9kg * 9.8m/s² * 38m = 3352 J

    3. GPE → KE and so KE = 3352 J

    1. total work = change in KE = 3352 J

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