March 23, 2017

Post a New Question

Posted by on Saturday, March 21, 2009 at 12:24am.

An 6.82 kg block drops straight down from a height of 1.31 m, striking a platform spring having a force constant of 1.16 10^3 N/m. Find the maximum compression of the spring.

  • physics - , Saturday, March 21, 2009 at 4:59am

    gravitational potential energy -->kinetic energy of block ---> potential energy of spring
    m g h = (1/2) m v^2 = (1/2) k x^2

Answer This Question

First Name:
School Subject:

Related Questions

More Related Questions

Post a New Question