BRUCE S. answered • 02/12/13

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Ben,

Use energy conservation to solve this.

Moving block's Kinetic Energy: KE = 1/2*m*Vo^2

Stationary block's Potential Energy: PE = m*g*h

Energy conserved means: KE = PE (remember - the floor and ramp are frictionless)

1/2*m*Vo^2 = m*g*h

Isolate h and you have it.

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