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Problem: Rank each pendulum on the basis of the maximum kinetic energy it attains after release. Rank from largest to smallest.

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Potential energy:

U=mgh

From the conservation of energy principle, Maximum kinetic energy is equal to maximum potential energy.

Take g = 10 m/s2 

Label the pendulums as 1 to 6 from left to right. 

Pendulum 1: 

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Rank each pendulum on the basis of the maximum kinetic energy it attains after release. 

Rank from largest to smallest.

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