The figure shows a dish kept at an orientation with a marble placed on it. If the marble in figure is displaced slightly, it would rattle about for a while and come to rest in its original place. This is an example of :

If a dish is kept at an orientation with a marble placed on it and if the marble in figure is displaced slightly, it would rattle about for a while and come to rest in its original place.  This is the example of Stable Equilibrium.

When a body tries to regain its equilibrium position after being slightly displaced and released, it is said to be in stable equilibrium.

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