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## If a football player does 39000 J of work, how much power does the football player exert in 5 minutes

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Answer:Power = 130 watt

Explanation:Power is described as the ability to do work, it is also defined as the amount of work in Joules done in a given time in seconds. Mathematically, it is represented as:

In this example, power is calculated as follows:

Work = 39000 J

Time = 5 minutes

converting the time from minutes to seconds:

1 minute = 60 seconds

∴ 5 minutes = 60 × 5 = 300 seconds

N:B the unit for power can also be represented as Joules/seconds or J/s or JS⁻¹