Physics 163

Unit 5: Work, Energy and Power

Problem Set A

 

Problem 1:

A rightward force of 258 N is applied to a 59.8-kg object to displace it to the right for a distance of 3.18 meters. Determine the work (in Joules) done upon the object.

 

 

 

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