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Homework Help: Physics

Posted by Brennen on Sunday, April 4, 2010 at 8:01pm.

A 500-kg elevator's cable snaps at a height of 15m. fortunately, there's a spring at the bottom of the shaft. If the spring has a spring constant of 500N/m, calculate how much it will be compressed before the elevator comes to a stop.

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