A ski lift raises 100 passengers averaging 80 kg in mass to a height of 150 m in 60 seconds. What average power does it output during the 60 seconds?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 5:53 pm ad1c9bdddf
Power is given by work divided by time,
P = W/t
The lift is doing work on the people, by pushing them against the force of the gravitational field. Work is defined by a force times distance. In this case, the ...
The average power of a ski lift to raise passengers are found. With full calculations and explanations, the problem is solved.