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Potential energy diagram
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This calc finds the potential energy associated with raising or lowering an object.
Mass
Height
Accn due to gravity

Potential energy
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It requires energy to raise an object, and the object gains in potential energy. When an object drops, potential energy is released (usually as kinetic energy).
This calc allows you to find for example how much energy you burn (in kCal) when walking up a hill of a known height.