Thursday
March 5, 2015

Homework Help: physics

Posted by sk on Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 4:33pm.

A man steps on his bathroom scale and obtains a reading of 243 lb. The spring in the scale is compressed by a displacement of -0.0480 inches. Calculate the value of its spring constant in (a) pounds per inch (b) newtons per meter.

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

physics - (a) A bathroom scale has a spring that is compressed by 1.50 cm when a...
ap physics - a man is on the ground level on a compressed spring. the man has a ...
Physics - A 4.8 kg container of water sits on a scale A. A cube of aluminum ...
phyics - A person who weighs 829 N steps onto a spring scale in the bathroom, ...
physics - If you stand on a bathroom scale, the spring inside the scale ...
physics - If you stand on a bathroom scale, the spring inside the scale ...
Physics - A beaker of mass 1.2 kg containing 2.1 kg of water rests on a scale. A...
physics - A spring is resting vertically on a table. A small box is dropped ...
physics - Search: A block of steel (7900 kg/m3) is suspended from a spring scale...
physics - A mass is suspended on a spring scale. The scale shows a reading of 5N...

Members