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Posted by **sweetie** on Wednesday, November 24, 2010 at 8:58am.

which of these is correct?

velocity of coconut p.e of coconut

1-decreasing decreasing

2-increasing decreasing

3-increasing increasing

4-decreasing increasing

- physics -
**J**, Wednesday, November 24, 2010 at 9:02amHi sweetie,

As a coconut is falling down, the only force acting on it is the gravitational force (its weight) if you neglect air resistance. So as it is accelerating as it falls, velocity ______.

P.E. of coconut = mgh, where m = mass of coconut, and h = height of coconut above ground.

So as the coconut falls, its height above ground (h) decreases, so P.E. _______.

Do fill in the blanks above! (:

-J

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