A force of 10 N is used to push a shopping cart 10 M. How much work is done

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Borys Shumyatskiy | College Teacher | (Level 3) Associate Educator

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Hello!

If a force F applied to an object has the same direction as object's displacement S, then work is equal to their product,

`W=F*S.`

In our case F=10 N, S=10 m so the work is 10*10=100 (Joules).

The answer is 100 J.

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