What is the definition of conservative force

Asked by  | 9th Sep, 2010, 08:32: PM

Expert Answer:

conservative force is a force with the property that the work done in moving a particle between two points is independent of the path taken.
 
Gravity is an example of a conservative force, while friction is an example of a non-conservative force.

Answered by  | 10th Sep, 2010, 02:01: PM

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