Problem: A 10 kg weight is placed on the edge of the roof of a 4-story building. The weight falls to the ground. Where does the weight have the highest potential energy?   A. On the ground B. During the fall down C. On the roof 

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A 10 kg weight is placed on the edge of the roof of a 4-story building. The weight falls to the ground. Where does the weight have the highest potential energy?

A. On the ground

B. During the fall down

C. On the roof 

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