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Homework Help: physics

Posted by Emeline on Tuesday, November 11, 2008 at 10:28pm.

Suppose that a grandfather clock (a simple pendulum) is running slowly. That is, the time it takes to complete each cycle is longer than it should be. Should one shorten or lengthen the pendulum to make the clock keep the correct time? Why?

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