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Calculate the power of the crane

  1. Mar 29, 2010 #1
    A crane uses a force of 2.3 x 103 N of force to lift a steel ball 32.0 m in 1300 s, calculate the power of the crane.

    Would i use the equation:

    p=force x displacement /time

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  3. Mar 29, 2010 #2


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    Re: Power

    yes that should be correct.
  4. Mar 29, 2010 #3
    Re: Power

    awesome thank you! :)
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