# How much work does it take to raise a 87 kg  weight 5 m ?

Feb 26, 2016

${E}_{p} = 4267 , 35 J$

#### Explanation:

${E}_{p} = m \cdot g \cdot h$
${E}_{p} \text{:Potential energy}$
$\text{m:mass of object}$
$\text{g:acceleration of gravity}$
$\text{h:distance between object and ground}$
${E}_{p} = 87 \cdot 9 , 81 \cdot 5$
${E}_{p} = 4267 , 35 J$