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    http://www.mei.org.uk/files/papers/m209ju_jk32.pdf
    So on question 2aiA on the June 2009 MEI Mechanics 2 paper (link above), the answer says the work is done against conservative forces only but wouldn't air resistance also be present?
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    (Original post by haron1)
    http://www.mei.org.uk/files/papers/m209ju_jk32.pdf
    So on question 2aiA on the June 2009 MEI Mechanics 2 paper (link above), the answer says the work is done against conservative forces only but wouldn't air resistance also be present?
    Thank you.
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    You may be more likely to get a response in the Maths forum than the A-levels forum. I've asked for this thread to be moved there. :borat:
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    (Original post by haron1)
    http://www.mei.org.uk/files/papers/m209ju_jk32.pdf
    So on question 2aiA on the June 2009 MEI Mechanics 2 paper (link above), the answer says the work is done against conservative forces only but wouldn't air resistance also be present?
    Thank you.
    air resistance is not conservative, i.e it has no potential
 
 
 
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