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### practice physics midterm

Course: PHYS 207, Fall 2006
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1: PROBLEM (6,6 pts.) A mass, kg, slides down of a frictionless circular path of radius, m, as shown in the figure at right. Initially it moves only vertically and, at the end, only horizontally (1/4 of a circle all told). Gravity, m/s , acts along the vertical. If the initial velocity is -2 m/s k (down is negative), (a) what is the work done by gravity? (b) what is the final speed of the mass when it reaches the...

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