Work is commonly misunderstood because of its common definition

Work is commonly misunderstood because of its common definition

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Work is commonly misunderstood because of its common definition. Most people think that it takes a lot of work to hold a 100 pound weight in the air. The weight is not moving, though, so in the sense of physics no work is
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Unformatted text preview: done. It is important to realize how our definition differs from a common one, and stick to the physical understanding of work....
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This note was uploaded on 12/03/2011 for the course PHYSICS 010 taught by Professor - during the Fall '09 term at Montgomery.

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