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work done by the gravitational force

A shot-putter puts a shot (weight=0.71 N) that leaves his hand at a distance of 1.52 m above the ground.
a.) What is the work done by the gravitational force when the shot has risen to a height of 2.13 m above the ground.
d.) What is the change in the gravitational potential energy of the shot.

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The solution calculates the work done by the gravitational force and the potential energy change of the shot in detail.

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