# A body is falling from a height h. After it has fallen a height (h)/(2), it will possess :

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A body is falling from a height h. After it has fallen a height (h)/(2), it will possess :
A. only potential energy
B. only kinetic energy
C. half potential and half kinetic energy
D. more kinetic and less potential energy

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At a height h, PE = mgh At a height h//2, PE = mg ((h)/(2)) = (1)/(2)mgh The rest ((1)/(2) mgh) of the PE is converted into KE. Thus, at a height (h//2), PE = KE = (1)/(2)mgh.

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