Name _______________________________________ Date ____________

wheelbarroPROBLEMSET:  WORK

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1.  A box is pushed 40 m by a mover.  The amount of work done was 2400J.  How much force was exerted on the box?

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2.  A person exerted 500 Newtons to move a full wheelbarrow 30 meters.  How much work was done?

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3.  Find the distance a ball traveled if it is 20 N and it took 800 J to move it. 

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4.  What is the amount of WORK needed to lift a book weighing 6 N a distance of 3m

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 5.  The brakes on a car do 240,000 J of work stopping the car.  If the car travels 20m while the brakes are being applied, what is the force the brakes exert on the car?

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