In a children’s park, there is a slide which has a total length of 10 m and a height of 8.0 m. A vertical ladder is provided to reach the top. A boy weighing 200 N climbs up the ladder to the top of the slide and slides down to the ground. The average friction offered by the slide is three-tenth of his weight. The work done by the slide on the boy as he comes down is

Question: In a children’s park, there is a slide which has a total length of 10 m and a height of 8.0 m. A vertical ladder is provided to reach the top. A boy weighing 200 N climbs up the ladder to the top of the slide and slides down to the ground. The average friction offered by the slide is three-tenth of his weight. The work done by the slide on the boy as he comes down is

(A) Zero

(B) +600 J

(C) −600 J

(D) +1600 J

Answer: Option (B)

Solution:

In a children’s park, there is a slide which has a total length of 10 m and a height of 8.0 m. A vertical ladder is provided to reach the top. A boy weighing 200 N climbs up the ladder to the top of the slide and slides down to the ground. The average friction offered by the slide is three-tenth of his weight. The work done by the slide on the boy as he comes down is
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