# What is the gravitational potential energy of a  62 kg object on a shelf  5/3 m  high?

Feb 2, 2016

1013.7j

#### Explanation:

we know,
gravitational potential energy is,

${E}_{p} = m g h$

$= 62 \times 9.81 \times \frac{5}{3}$

$= 1013.7 j$