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Work (physics)

"Mechanical work" redirects here. For other uses of "Work" in physics, see Work (electrical) and Work (thermodynamics).

Work
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A baseball pitcher does positive work on the ball by applying a force to it over the distance it moves while in his grip.
Common symbols
W
SI unit joule (J)
In SI base units 1 kgm2/s2
Derivations from
other quantities

W = Fs

W = τ θ