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March 1, 2015

March 1, 2015

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**PHYSICS HELP PLEASE**

The spring constant of a toy dart gun is 4442 N=m. To!@#$%^& the gun the spring is compressed 1.5 cm. The 8 g dart, fired straight upward, reaches a maximum height of 26 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 : Determine the magnitude of the energy dissipated by air ...
*March 4, 2007 by kitt*

**Physics**

The body of a 1297 kg car is supported on a frame by four springs. The spring constant of a single spring is 1.24 × 10 4 N/m. Four people riding in the car have a combined mass of 259 kg. When driven over a pothole in the road, the frame vibrates and for the ﬁrst few ...
*February 16, 2012 by Angel*

**physics **

Consider the mass on a spring in the figure below. If the spring constant is k = 28 N/m and the mass is m = 2.1 kg, what is the period? _____ s Any help will be appreciated.Thank you.
*December 5, 2012 by Jennifer*

**Physics**

A 100 g mass is attached and wrapped around an apparatus at a constant radius of 10 cm. The hanging mass is dropped and obtains a speed of 0.2 m/s after 1 m. Using energy considerations, what is the moment of inertia of the apparatus?
*April 9, 2014 by Isabelle*

**physics**

have a question involving the spring costant: A 2-kg block is attached to a horizontal ideal spring with a spring constant of 200N/m. When the spring has its equilibrium length the block is given a speed of 5 m/s. What is the maximum elongation of the spring? The answer is ...
*November 5, 2006 by Diane*

**mathematics**

A spring with a mass of 4 kg has damping constant 28, and a force of 12 N is required to keep the spring stretched 0.5 m beyond its natural length. The spring is stretched 1 m beyond its natural length and then released with zero velocity. Find the position of the mass at any ...
*April 24, 2012 by Marwan*

**math**

A spring with a mass of 4 kg has damping constant 28, and a force of 12 N is required to keep the spring stretched 0.5 m beyond its natural length. The spring is stretched 1 m beyond its natural length and then released with zero velocity. Find the position of the mass at any ...
*April 24, 2012 by Marwan*

**physics please help!!**

A moving 2.20kg block collides with a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 419 N/m. The block compresses the spring a maximum distance of 9.00cm from its rest postion. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.140. a) What is ...
*October 6, 2011 by archi*

**physic**

A box with a mass of m = 7.50 kg is set on top of a spring with a spring constant of k = 500 N/m. The box is pushed down 30.0 cm and released. (a) What is the maximum height the box reaches after being launched by the spring? (b) What is the instantaneous power delivered to ...
*October 13, 2014 by Elvis*

**physic**

A box with a mass of m = 7.50 kg is set on top of a spring with a spring constant of k = 500 N/m. The box is pushed down 30.0 cm and released. (a) What is the maximum height the box reaches after being launched by the spring? (b) What is the instantaneous power delivered to ...
*October 14, 2014 by Elvis*

**Science**

Does intensity increase as amplitude increases? (in reference to SOUND WAVES) Or does it decrease? I'm so confused now. I wrote that loudness, energy and intensity inreases as amplitude increases. Am I right? thank you.
*November 9, 2011 by Lola*

**Physics**

Hi, I've been having issues with solving this problem. Could anyone help? Two blocks, of masses M = 2.0 kg and 2M are connected to a spring of spring constant k = 215 N/m that has one end fixed, as shown in the figure below. The horizontal surface and the pulley are ...
*March 21, 2010 by Jack*

**Science**

describe the relationship between amplitude and frequency.
*March 27, 2009 by Tyshera*

**Physics 141**

x=3.5Cos(8pi.t) Amplitude=3.5m What is the frequency?
*April 5, 2014 by dakota22*

**Physics 141**

x=3.5cos(8pi.t) Amplitude=3.5m Frequency?
*April 5, 2014 by dakota22*

**physics**

In compressed state, a spring 3.00 meters long hanging from the ceiling has a potential energy of 2.0 joules. If the entire potential energy is used to release a ball of mass 1.2 kilograms vertically downward, then what is the kinetic energy of the ball when it reaches the ...
*December 17, 2014 by juan*

**Physics**

The maximum kinetic energy of a mass-spring system in SHM is equal to
*April 29, 2014 by Spaceman*

**PHYSICS**

A baby bounces up and down in her crib. Her mass is 13.5 kg, and the crib mattress can be modeled as a light spring with force constant 682 N/m. If she were to use the mattress as a trampoline—losing contact with it for part of each cycle—what minimum amplitude of oscillation ...
*May 20, 2010 by gill*

**Physics**

I got part a and b, but not c. We are trying to find delta T in part c, but I'm still confused on where to start even with the help. (a) An iron block of the mass 1.2 kg is suspended on a spring of the spring constant 140 N/m, and merged into a vessel with 5 liters of water. ...
*December 3, 2010 by Susan*

**Physics**

A spring with k = 54 N/cm is initially stretched 1 cm from its equilibrium length. (a) How much more energy is needed to further stretch the spring to 2 cm beyond its equilibrium length? (b) From this new position, how much energy is needed to compress the spring to 2 cm ...
*June 2, 2012 by Kelly*

**physics**

a .3kg mass moving on a horizontal, smooth incline has a speed of 5m/s and hits a spring with spring constant 3.0N/m. What is the maximum amount that the spring is compressed? I did Ei=PE + KE = Ef= PE =1/2mv(i)^2 + mgH = 1/2 k (y2-y1) =(1/2)(.3)^2 + (.3)(9.8)H=(1/2)3(y2-y1) ...
*June 14, 2009 by sarah*

**Physics**

A spring that has a force constant of 1100 N/m is mounted vertically on the ground. A block of mass 1.90 kg is dropped from rest from height of 1.65 m above the free end of the spring. By what distance does the spring compress?
*November 2, 2010 by Pranav*

**physics problem**

An archer pulls the bowstring back for a distance of 0.400 m before releasing the arrow. The bow and string act like a spring whose spring constant is 490 N/m. (a) What is the elastic potential energy of the drawn bow? (b) The arrow has a mass of 0.0300 kg. How fast is it ...
*November 9, 2008 by Albee*

**Physics**

A spring (k = 857 N/m) is hanging from the ceiling of an elevator, and a 5.9 kg object is attached to the lower end. By how much does the spring stretch (relative to its unstrained length) when the elevator is accelerating upward at a = 0.81 m/s2? force= kx mg+ma=kx solve for a.
*March 29, 2007 by Mary*

**torque problem!**

A spring (k =819N/m) is hanging from the ceiling of an elevator, and a 5.1-kg object is attached to the lower end. By how much does the spring stretch (relative to its unstrained length) when the elevator is accelerating upward at a = 0.46m/s^2?
*November 8, 2008 by Cecilia*

**physics**

You generate a wave in a spring, stretched out on the floor, by oscillating your hand back and forth at a frequency of 1.6 Hz. The wave has a 1.5-m wavelength. If the wave takes 2.9 s to travel to the other end of the spring and back to your hand, what is the length of the ...
*January 10, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A string (A) hanging from the ceiling has a 1 kg mass attached to it and hanging below this mass is string (B) with a 2 kg mass attached. Both of the strings are massless. How do I calculate the tension in Cord B?
*November 24, 2009 by Ashley*

**physics**

A vertical spring with constant 830 N/m has a ball of mass 3 kg attached to the bottom of it, which is held with the spring unstretched. (a) How far must the ball be lowered to reach its equilibrium position? (b) The ball is given a charge of 0.060 C. If an electric field ...
*December 16, 2010 by Jessica*

**Physics**

Suppose that you let the masses m1 and m2 slide (without adding the third mass). a) What is the acceleration of the mass 25g? Hint: identify the force that produces the motion and the one that opposses and write the equation for the net force. b) What is the change in momemtum...
*December 2, 2008 by lulu*

**physics**

I would like to thoroughly understand each steo to solve this. In 0.750s, a 7.0kg block is pulled through a distance of 4.0m on a frictionless horizontal surface from rest. the block has a constant acceleration and is pulled by means of a horizontal spring attached to the ...
*November 12, 2009 by Inascent*

**physics**

When a 4.48 kg mass is hung vertically on a certain light spring that obeys Hooke's law, the spring stretches 2.68 cm. How much work must an external agent do to stretch the spring 3.96 cm from its unstretched position?
*October 31, 2009 by Anonymous*

**physics**

The position of a 0.43 kg object attached to a spring is described by [x = (0.49 m) cos(1.25πt)] a) What is the amplitude of oscillations in m? b) What is in meters/second the maximum speed of the oscillating object? Answer in meters/seconds . c) Find in meters/second the...
*November 11, 2014 by Serena*

**physics**

The position of a 0.31 kg object attached to a spring is described by [x = (0.85 m) sin(2.37πt + 0.35)] a) What is the amplitude of oscillations in m? b) What is in meters/second the maximum speed of the oscillating object? Answer in meters/seconds . c) Find in meters/...
*November 11, 2014 by Serena*

**physical science**

A smoke particle undergoing Brownian motion in air has a mass of 2.00 x 10 -5 kg. a) what is the its average velocity if the temperature is 300 K? b) what is its average kinetic energy? The average kinetic energy of a particle or molecule of any mass is Eav = (3/2) k T where k...
*June 22, 2007 by jan*

**physics again it didnt work.**

A moving 1.60 kg block collides with a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 295 N/m. The block compresses the spring a maximum distance of 3.50 cm from its rest position. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.500. What is ...
*March 1, 2008 by rory*

**physics**

A 2.40 kg object is hanging from the end of a vertical spring. The spring constant is 53.0 N/m. The object is pulled 0.200 m downward and released from rest. Complete the table below by calculating the translational kinetic energy, the gravitational potential energy, the ...
*April 15, 2010 by mike*

**physics **

The spring constant of the spring in the ﬁgure is 25 N/m, and the mass of the object is 4 kg. The spring is unstretched and the surface is frictionless. A constant 18 N force is applied horizontally to the object (stretching the spring). v0 = 0 Find the speed of the ...
*March 2, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A cannon is rigidly attached to a carriage,which can move along horizontal rails but is connected to a post by a large spring, initially unstretched, of force constant 60000 N/m. The cannon ﬁres a 305 kg projectile at a velocity of 174 m/s directed 38.9◦ above the...
*January 29, 2012 by amanda and leah*

**physics**

What effect does increasing each of the following have on the wavelength of a wave? a)amplitude, if speed is constant b)speed, if frequency is constant c)frequency, if speed is constant
*November 24, 2008 by Sabina*

**AP Physics**

Hello given that I person 65 kg takes 4.5 s to climb a flight of stairs that is 5.5 m my question is well I was asked to solve for the work and W=fd and in this case f is equal to the normal force correct? Just take the opposite of mg??????? Also I'm asked to solve for PE and ...
*June 16, 2009 by AP Physics*

**Chemistry**

What is the energy in Joules of a mole of photons of microwave light having a frequency typical of microwave? (frequency = 3.0 x 10^9 Hz) I tried using the equation E= h x frequency, but I ended up with the answer 1.98 x 10^-24 instead of the correct answer 1.2 J, so there ...
*November 14, 2012 by Sarah*

**Chemistry (Electrons in Atoms)**

True or False. 1)Electrons give off light as they drop to lower energy levels. 2)Electrons travel around the nucleus as waves. 3)A photon of low frequency light has more energy than a photon of high frequency light. 4)Orbitals with equal energy levels each contain one electron...
*May 22, 2011 by Jennie*

**Simple Harmonic Motion**

have performed an experiment of simple harmonic motion and the values I got Mass(g) Distance (m) 200 0.438 250 0.398 300 0.345 350 0.312 400 0.297 450 0.281 500 0.259 I would like to know how to calculate the spring constant... since I have been having weird values, if ...
*February 8, 2011 by Abi*

**physics**

A cylinder is fitted with a piston that is connected to the bottom by a spring. The spring has a spring constant of k = 3600 N/m. The cylinder is open to air at the top and is frictionless. The radius of the cylinder is 25 mm and the piston has negligible mass. The air beneath...
*November 21, 2013 by jeremy*

**11th grade**

a spring with a spring constant of 4 newtons per meter is compressed by a force of 1.2 newtons. what is the total elastic potential energy stored in this compressed spring
*April 13, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics-HELP**

Suppose that you let teh masses m1 and m2 slide (without adding the third mass). a. what is the acceleration of the mass 25g? Hint: Identify the force that produces the motion and the one that opposes and write the equation for the net force. b. what is the change of momentum ...
*December 2, 2008 by kim*

**i need help please!!**

Suppose that you let the masses m1 and m2 slide (without adding the third mass). a) What is the acceleration of the mass 25g? Hint: identify the force that produces the motion and the one that opposses and write the equation for the net force. b) What is the change in momemtum...
*December 2, 2008 by lulu*

**physics - Energy**

An ore car of mass 41000 kg starts from rest and rolls downhill on tracks from a mine. At the end of the tracks, 9.6 m lower vertically, is a horizontally situated spring with constant 4.7 × 10^ 5 N/m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^ 2. Ignore friction. How much is the...
*January 14, 2012 by rei*

**help on physics**

A 3.30 kg object is hanging from the end of a vertical spring. The spring constant is 48.0 N/m. The object is pulled 0.200 m downward and released from rest. Complete the table below by calculating the translational kinetic energy, the gravitational potential energy, the ...
*November 11, 2008 by GiGi*

**physics**

A moving 2.8 kg block collides with a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 215 N/m (see figure). The block compresses the spring a maximum distance of 11.5 cm from its rest position. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.48...
*November 23, 2010 by help*

**physics**

I need help with this problem so please help me. 1. A certain photoelectric surface has a threshold frequency of 6.2*10^14 Hz. A. How much kinetic energy is required to produce an electron emission? B. if the surface is illuminated with light that has a frequency 7.1*10^14 Hz...
*January 23, 2012 by Jessie*

**PHYSICS**

A bead of mass m slides without friction on a vertical hoop of radius R . The bead moves under the combined action of gravity and a spring, with spring constant k , attached to the bottom of the hoop. Assume that the equilibrium (relaxed) length of the spring is R. The bead is...
*October 19, 2013 by PLS HELP ME*

**physics**

A bead of mass m slides without friction on a vertical hoop of radius R . The bead moves under the combined action of gravity and a spring, with spring constant k , attached to the bottom of the hoop. Assume that the equilibrium (relaxed) length of the spring is R. The bead is...
*October 19, 2013 by PLS HELP ME*

**physics**

A bead of mass m slides without friction on a vertical hoop of radius R . The bead moves under the combined action of gravity and a spring, with spring constant k , attached to the bottom of the hoop. Assume that the equilibrium (relaxed) length of the spring is R. The bead is...
*October 19, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A bead of mass m slides without friction on a vertical hoop of radius R . The bead moves under the combined action of gravity and a spring, with spring constant k , attached to the bottom of the hoop. Assume that the equilibrium (relaxed) length of the spring is R. The bead is...
*October 20, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A bead of mass m slides without friction on a vertical hoop of radius R . The bead moves under the combined action of gravity and a spring, with spring constant k , attached to the bottom of the hoop. Assume that the equilibrium (relaxed) length of the spring is R. The bead is...
*October 20, 2013 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

A bead of mass m slides without friction on a vertical hoop of radius R . The bead moves under the combined action of gravity and a spring, with spring constant k , attached to the bottom of the hoop. Assume that the equilibrium (relaxed) length of the spring is R. The bead is...
*October 21, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A bullet of mass 30 gms is fired into a wooden block with mass 15kg by mans of a spring.The wooden block hangs from the ceiling by a wire.If the bullet and the block rise 0.50 m and the spring constant is 2000N/m. calculate the compression of the spring.
*June 18, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Calculus**

The motion of a spring that is subject to dampening (such as a car's shock absorber)is often modeled by the product of an exponential function and a sine or cosine function. Suppose the equation of motion for a point on such a spring is s(t)=3∗e^(−2t)sin(3ðt) where...
*June 18, 2013 by Robin*

**physics**

A spring has a length of 0.190 m when a 0.300 kg mass hangs from it, and a length of 0.750 m when a 2.80 kg mass hangs from it. (a) What is the force constant of the spring? (b) What is the unloaded length of the spring?
*July 27, 2013 by Justin*

**physics**

A spring has a length of 0.260 m when a 0.300 kg mass hangs from it, and a length of 0.750 m when a 1.90 kg mass hangs from it.(a) What is the force constant of the spring?(b) What is the unloaded length of the spring?
*July 28, 2013 by Justin*

**physics**

A spring has a length of 0.190 m when a 0.300 kg mass hangs from it, and a length of 0.750 m when a 2.80 kg mass hangs from it. (a) What is the force constant of the spring? (b) What is the unloaded length(m) of the spring?
*July 28, 2013 by Justin*

**physics**

A spring has a length of 0.248 m when a 0.300 kg mass hangs from it, and a length of 0.750 m when a 2.42 kg mass hangs from it. (a) What is the force constant of the spring? (b) What is the unloaded length of the spring?
*April 21, 2014 by bails*

**Physics **

A child's pogo stick stores energy in a spring with a force constant of 2.5×104N/m. At position A, the spring compression is a maximum and the child is momentarily at rest. At position B, the spring is in its equilibrium position and the child is moving upward. At position C, ...
*March 26, 2012 by bobby*

**physics**

A 506 g block is released from rest at height h0 above a vertical spring with spring constant k = 500 N/m and negligible mass. The block sticks to the spring and momentarily stops after compressing the spring 18.4 cm. How much work is done (a) by the block on the spring and (b...
*October 16, 2010 by VitaX*

**Physics**

A block with mass M = 5.00 kg rests on a frictionless table and is attached by a horizontal spring (k = 130 N/m) to a wall. A second block, of mass m = 1.25 kg rests on top of M. The blocks are displaced by 10 cm then released. If the coefficient of static friction between the...
*May 27, 2014 by Sue*

**Physics**

The body of a 1290 kg car is supported on a frame by four springs. The spring constant of a single spring is 2.59 × 104 N/m. Four peo- ple riding in the car have a combined mass of 246 kg. When driven over a pothole in the road, the frame vibrates and for the first few seconds...
*February 16, 2012 by Steve*

**physics**

The body of a 1258 kg car is supported on a frame by four springs. The spring constant of a single spring is 1.31 × 104 N/m. Four peo- ple riding in the car have a combined mass of 230 kg. When driven over a pothole in the road, the frame vibrates and for the first few seconds...
*January 31, 2013 by Meghan*

**Physics**

A string (A) hanging from the ceiling has a 1 kg mass attached to it and hanging below this mass is string (B) with a 2 kg mass attached. Both of the strings are massless. How do I calculate the tension in Cord B? I have tried several times with different snwers. Please help ...
*November 24, 2009 by Ashley*

**Calculus**

A weight oscillates in a vertical motion according to the position function y(t)=-5 cos(t). Assuming t≥0, when will the acceleration if the weight be zero for the first time?
*March 27, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A spring with a spring-constant 2.2 N/cm is compressed 28 cm and released. The 4 kg mass skids down the frictional incline of heigh 43 cm and inclined at a 22 degrees angle (g = 9.8 m/s^2) The path is frictionless except for a distance of 0.9 m along the incline which has a ...
*October 6, 2010 by Mimi*

**physics(HELP IT'S URGENT)**

A bead of mass m slides without friction on a vertical hoop of radius R . The bead moves under the combined action of gravity and a spring, with spring constant k , attached to the bottom of the hoop. Assume that the equilibrium (relaxed) length of the spring is R. The bead is...
*October 20, 2013 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS URGENT HELP**

A bead of mass m slides without friction on a vertical hoop of radius R . The bead moves under the combined action of gravity and a spring, with spring constant k , attached to the bottom of the hoop. Assume that the equilibrium (relaxed) length of the spring is R. The bead is...
*October 20, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics(elena)**

A bead of mass m slides without friction on a vertical hoop of radius R . The bead moves under the combined action of gravity and a spring, with spring constant k , attached to the bottom of the hoop. Assume that the equilibrium (relaxed) length of the spring is R. The bead is...
*October 20, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A spring of k=11 N/m has a block of mass 4 kg attached to it on a frictionless table. If the block is pulled a distance 0.15 m to the right and released from rest, how long will it take the block to return to its equilibrium position?
*April 28, 2008 by Charlie*

**physics**

A 0.101 kg meter stick is supported at its 40 cm mark by a string attached to the ceiling. A 0.68 kg object hangs vertically from the 6.61 cm mark. A second mass is attached at another mark to keep it horizontal and in rotational equilibrium. If the tension in the string ...
*February 8, 2012 by Lor*

**Chemistry #13**

When a metal was exposed to light at a frequency of 4.26× 1015 s–1, electrons were emitted with a kinetic energy of 4.50× 10–19 J. What is the maximum number of electrons that could be ejected from this metal by a burst of light (at some other frequency) with a total energy of...
*November 6, 2013 by Chelsea*

**chemistry**

When a metal was exposed to light at a frequency of 3.86× 1015 s–1, electrons were emitted with a kinetic energy of 3.60× 10–19 J. What is the maximum number of electrons that could be ejected from this metal by a burst of light (at some other frequency) with a total energy of...
*October 11, 2014 by durr*

**Chemistry Please :/**

When a metal was exposed to light at a frequency of 4.26× 1015 s–1, electrons were emitted with a kinetic energy of 4.50× 10–19 J. What is the maximum number of electrons that could be ejected from this metal by a burst of light (at some other frequency) with a total energy of...
*November 7, 2013 by Chelsea*

**Physics**

Suppose the block is released from rest with the spring compressed 5.50 cm. The mass of the block is 1.60 kg and the force constant of the spring is 965 N/m . Assume the surface is frictionless. A) What is the speed of the block when the spring expands to a compression of only...
*May 26, 2013 by Leah*

**physics **

At what frequency would you expect the web to vibrate if an insect of mass 0.52 g were trapped? Hint: use stiffness constant found in part 1. Hint: after the insect is trapped, the mass of the oscillator has increases by insect's mass, so the mass in the formula for natural ...
*March 28, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics help please**

What are the small-amplitude period and frequency of a 10.0 m long pendulum?
*November 7, 2011 by John*

**Physics**

How do you calculate the phase constant in degrees given amplitude and frequency?
*December 7, 2011 by Me*

**physics**

find the total mechanical energy of a mass-spring system with m=1.24 kg and maximum speed 0.670 m/s
*November 7, 2011 by Brittanie*

**Physics**

1. A fisherman's scale stretches 3.6 cm when a 2.5-kg fish hangs from it. What will be the frequency of oscillation if the fish is pulled down 2.7 cm more and released so that it oscillates up and down? 2. Two trains emit 518 Hz whistles. One train is stationary. The conductor...
*December 9, 2010 by Katelyn*

**physics help please!!!**

A bungee jumper with mass 63.5 kg jumps from a high bridge. After reaching his lowest point, he oscillates up and down, hitting a low point eight more times in 40.0 s. He finally comes to rest 28.5 m below the level of the bridge. Calculate the spring stiffness constant AND ...
*April 26, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A cart of mass 223 g is placed on a frictionless horizontal air track. A spring having a spring constant of 10.20 N/ m is attached between the cart and the left end of the track. When in equilibrium, the cart is located 11.0 cm from the left end of the track. If the cart is ...
*November 26, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics Work and Energy**

A 55 kg trampoline artist jumps vertically upward from the top of a platform with a speed of 5.5 m/s. (Ignore small changes in gravitational potential energy.) (a) How fast is he going as he lands on the trampoline, 3.0 m below? (b) If the trampoline behaves like a spring of ...
*November 23, 2009 by DJ*

**physics**

A cart connected to a spring oscillates according to the following position equation: x = 0.20m cos (8 t) What is the period of this oscillation? What is the cart's velocity after 4 seconds?
*November 8, 2011 by jason*

**Physics**

When a block is placed on top of a vertical spring, the spring compresses 4.40 cm. Find the mass of the block, given that the force constant of the spring is 1600 N/m.
*October 4, 2011 by Bernie*

**physics**

A mass of 2.9 g is hanging underneath a spring which has an unknown spring constant. The period of oscillation is 5.5 seconds. Find the spring constant in N/m. Give your answer to 2 s.f.
*June 15, 2014 by jake*

**physics**

A mass of 2.9 g is hanging underneath a spring which has an unknown spring constant. The period of oscillation is 5.5 seconds. Find the spring constant in N/m. Give your answer to 2 s.f.
*June 16, 2014 by jake*

**Physics repost**

A wave traveling in the +x direction has an amplitude of 0.45 m, a speed of 6.1 m/s, and a frequency of 16 Hz. Write the equation of the wave in the form given by either Equation 16.3 or 16.4. (Answer in terms of t and x. Assume standard units.) For Further Reading Physics - ...
*April 30, 2007 by Mary*

**Physics**

A bloc of 10 kg is put at the top of an inclined plan of 45 degrees (to the left), attached to a spring which has a spring constant of 250 N/m. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the bloc and the surface of the inclined plan is of 0,300. What is the maximum elongation...
*February 2, 2012 by Raf*

**physics**

A weight oscillates in a vertical motion according to the position function y(t)=-5cos t. Assuming t>=0 (greater than or equal to), when will the acceleration of the weight be zero for the first time?
*March 27, 2014 by rachel*

**physics**

The pendulum shown right has a mass of 0.26 kg and moves to the right from point B to point A. At point B the speed of the mass is 3.2 m/s. (i) What is the change in the gravitational potential energy in the motion from B to A? (ii) What is the mass speed at point A? (iii) If...
*March 8, 2013 by Meder*

**Physics**

A small bead of mass m is constrained to move along a frictionless track as shown. The track consists of a semicircular portion of radius R followed by a straight part. At the end of the straight portion there is a horizontal spring of spring constant k attached to a fixed ...
*October 14, 2013 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS (HELP)**

A small bead of mass m is constrained to move along a frictionless track as shown. The track consists of a semicircular portion of radius R followed by a straight part. At the end of the straight portion there is a horizontal spring of spring constant k attached to a fixed ...
*October 14, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A small bead of mass m is constrained to move along a frictionless track as shown. The track consists of a semicircular portion of radius R followed by a straight part. At the end of the straight portion there is a horizontal spring of spring constant k attached to a fixed ...
*October 14, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A small bead of mass m is constrained to move along a frictionless track as shown. The track consists of a semicircular portion of radius R followed by a straight part. At the end of the straight portion there is a horizontal spring of spring constant k attached to a fixed ...
*October 15, 2013 by ss01*

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