Posted by **johnny** on Thursday, December 11, 2008 at 8:10pm.

In the figure below, a damped simple harmonic oscillator has mass m = 220 g, k = 95 N/m, and b = 70 g/s. Assume all other components have negligible mass. What is the ratio of the amplitude of the damped oscillations to the initial amplitude at the end of 20 cycles (Adamped / Ainitial)?

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**bobpursley**, Thursday, December 11, 2008 at 8:12pm
I will be happy to critique your thinking.

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**Christiaan**, Thursday, December 11, 2008 at 8:52pm
This is impossible to answer this way, since the initial amplitude isn't given.

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**auxfde eklf**, Friday, January 16, 2009 at 8:52pm
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