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Posted by **Jamal** on Friday, April 25, 2008 at 6:12am.

If I am given the mass of the block, the spring constant constant k and the distance by which the spring is held compressed before being released, how could I find the initial velocity of the block after it leaves the spring?

Thank you for any help you may be able to provide.

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**Anonymous**, Friday, April 25, 2008 at 9:55pmforce of spring = -kx = m x a

m d2/d2t(x) + kx = 0

solve this differential equation for x(t)

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