A mass of 10 kg is at a point A on a table. It is moved to a point B. If the line joining A and B is horizontal, what is the work done on the object by the gravitational force? Explain your answer.

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The displacement of the object is horizontally on the table. We know that the gravitational force is acting in a downward direction. There is no displacement vertically.

Thus the work done by the gravitational force is zero.

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