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Work energy power

  1. Jan 12, 2013 #1
    when you push your bicycle up on an incline the potential energy of the bicycle and yourself increases. Where does this energy come from?
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  3. Jan 12, 2013 #2
    Since your position is changing, you are gaining potential energy and as you are pushing the bicycle, the potential energy comes from yours muscles, I mean -muscular energy
  4. Jan 12, 2013 #3

    Doc Al

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    Where do you think?
  5. Jan 14, 2013 #4
    A product of your weight(mg) and your height (h)?
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