(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

An object is moved from A to B in the gravitational field of earth. The distance between the center of earth and B is twice that of A. If the gravitational potential energy of the object at A is -2MJ, what is the gravitational potential energy of the object at B?

2. Relevant equations

Eg = -G*M*m / r

3. The attempt at a solution

Im stumped for where I should start. I need to find the mass or radius of orbit of this object but I cant figure out how to do that with just the gravitational potential energy given. Please help with a hint on where to start. I dont want the question answered. Thanks

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# Homework Help: Find gravitational potential energy if at point

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