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Homework Help: Solve Potential Energy

  1. Nov 11, 2012 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    how do you solve potential energy when no height was given? Do I just do gravity times the mass to get it?

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution
  2. jcsd
  3. Nov 11, 2012 #2
    Please show us the problem. We cannot figure out what to do unless we have some context.
    Also, mass times gravity is a force, in Newtons, not work or energy, in Joules.
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