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Homework Help: How to calculate the energy of playing See Saw

  1. May 20, 2010 #1
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  3. May 20, 2010 #2

    rock.freak667

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    It looks the like the masses will move a distance 'h' relative to being horizontal, so the total energy would be mgh.
     
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