Conservative forces and potential energy

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Homework Statement


Show that F=-mgk is a conservative force with potential energy V=mgz

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I dont really know where to ven start with this one. I know it may be something to do with Newton's 2nd law F=ma, but i really dont know what to do
 

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What's the definiton of a conversative force and a potential? What is their relation?
 

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