Question: one hundred metric tons of water from an elevated source...
One hundred metric tons of water from an elevated source was delivered to a vessel a few feet below the source. The initial velocity of the water is 2.5 feet per seconds. Calculate the potential energy gained by the water after it was completely transferred to the vessel below.
a. 34 kJ
b. 29 kJ
c. 87 kJ
d. 50 kJ