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Work

Work is the amount of energy transferred by a force, which is given by:

dW = F · dr

Where we have:
F: force applied to the object
r: displacement of the object

Another widely used formula for work is:
W = F · d · cosθ

Where θ is the angle between the force and the displacement vector.


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