# physics

posted by .

(a) What is the gravitational potential energy of a two-particle system with masses 5.4 kg and 5.0 kg, if they are separated by 1.3 m? If you triple the separation between the particles, how much work is done (b) by the gravitational force between the particles and (c) by you?

## Similar Questions

1. ### Physics help!!!!!!

A 5.0 kg particle and a 2.7 kg particle have a gravitational attraction with a magnitude of 2.2 10-12 N. What is the gravitational potential energy of the two-particle system?
2. ### physics

One particle has a mass of 3.00*10-3 kg and a charge of +7.60 µC. A second particle has a mass of 6.00*10-3 kg and the same charge. The two particles are initially held in place and then released. The particles fly apart, and …
3. ### Physics-Gravitation

What is the gravitational potential energy of a two-particle system with masses 5.4 kg and 5.0 kg, if they are separated by 1.3 m?
4. ### physics

Two particles with Q1 = 40 µC and Q2 = 87 µC are initially separated by a distance of 2.6 m and then brought closer together so that the final separation is 1.7 m. What is the change in the electric potential energy?
5. ### physics to be conceptualize

Which of the following statements are FALSE?
6. ### Physics

A positive and a negative charge are separated a distance r. What can we say about the electric potential energy of this two-particle system, according to our normal definitions of potential energy and work?
7. ### AP Physics C

One dimension. In the figure, two point particles are fixed on an x axis separated by distance d. Particle A has mass mA and particle B has mass 5.00 mA. A third particle C, of mass 62.0 mA, is to be placed on the x axis and near particles …
8. ### Physics 1

The drawing shows three particles far away from any other objects and located on a straight line. Particle B is located in the middle of particles A and C. The distance between particles A and B is 0.500 m. The distance between particles …
9. ### physics

One particle has a mass of 2.86 x 10-3 kg and a charge of +7.32 μC. A second particle has a mass of 6.41 x 10-3 kg and the same charge. The two particles are initially held in place and then released. The particles fly apart, …
10. ### physics

Two particles A and B of respective masses M(B) and M(A) are connected together by means of an inextensible string of negligible mass. The string passes over the groove of a pulley of negligible mass. At instant to=0 the system S(pulley,mass,string) …

More Similar Questions