# How do you calculate the potential 10-kg sack of groceries on a shelf 1 m above the floor?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 12, 2016

E=98J

#### Explanation:

now we know that potential energy is the mechanical energy of a body/object possessed by the virtue of its position.enter link description here

Now, you can see in the image the formulae of potential energy.

So,now

Hence,we say the gravitational potential energy the object is 98