Posted by **Lauren** on Monday, July 2, 2012 at 12:53pm.

An object slides down a frictionless 33 degree incline whose vertical height is 54.0 cm. How fast is it going in meters/second when it reaches the bottom?

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**ajayb**, Monday, July 2, 2012 at 2:09pm
KE gained = PE lost

(1/2)mv^2 = mgh

v = sqrt(2gh)= sqrt(2*9.8*0.54)m/s

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**CHIMA**, Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 4:48am
First of all convert 54cm to m

1m=100cm, therefore 54cm=0.54m=h. then using equation of a motion v^2=u^+2gh,since u =0 g=10 the equation bcoms v^2=2gh then substitute and solve for v ans=32.9

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