# Question #a7964

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"When a force acts upon an object to cause a displacement of the object, it is said that **work** was done upon the object. There are three key ingredients to work: force, displacement, and cause. In order for a force to qualify as having done work on an object, there must be a displacement and the force must cause the displacement." Source:http://www.physicsclassroom.com/class/energy/Lesson-1/Definition-and-Mathematics-of-Work

The work equation is

**Known/Given:**

Force,

Work,

**Unknown:**

displacement,

**Equation:**

**Solution:** To solve for displacement, the work equation will have to be rearranged, so the

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