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7th of March 2017
Physics
Q:

What are conservative and non conservative forces. Show that the work done by gravitational force is conservative

Sachin Baliyan - CBSE - Class XI Science

Tuesday, March 07, 2017 at 12:30:PM

A:

Hi,

Kindly refer the following link for the answer to your query:

http://www.topperlearning.com/forums/ask-experts-19/define-conservative-and-non-conservative-forces-with-example-physics-work-energy-and-power-51592/reply

As the work done is independent of the path followed in the gravitational field, gravitational force  is a conservative force.

Tuesday, March 07, 2017 at 17:59:PM