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A solid sphere of mass 0.599 kg rolls without slipping along a horizontal surface with a translational speed of 5.31 m/s. It comes to an incline that makes an angle of 33° with the horizontal surface. Neglect energy losses due to friction.

(a) What is the total energy of the rolling sphere?

________ J

(b) To what vertical height above the horizontal surface does the sphere rise on the incline?

________ m

2. Relevant equations

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3. The attempt at a solution

What equations would I use for this problem? any other information would be great thanks!

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# Homework Help: Energy of a Rolling Object

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