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Posted by **Ray** on Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at 8:10pm.

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**bobpursley**, Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at 8:19pmIf the elevator is falling, the pendulum is falling, so it is not oscillating.

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**Ray**, Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at 9:01pmso what?

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**Jay**, Monday, March 11, 2013 at 12:47amFor other viewers who didn't understand like Ray.. Since its not oscillating there is no period, therefore it is 0.

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**Caspar**, Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 8:49pmNo oscillation means that the period is infinity. If the period were zero, the pendulum would be moving with infinite velocity.

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