Avatar
BodhiAI
Nov. 2, 2019

Gravitation Potential Energy and Escape Velocity:

Gravitational Potential Energy

W = GMm/r

U = GMm/r

(ii) Units : Joule

(iii) Dimension : [ML2T-2]

(iv) Gravitational potential energy is always negative

(vii) In case of discrete distribution of masses

Escape Velocity