# A 7.0-kg block on a horizontal frictionless surface is attached to a light spring (force constant = 1.2 kN/m). The block is initially at rest at its equilibrium position when a force

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**physics mechanics**

A block weighing 17 N oscillates at one end of a vertical spring for which k = 120 N/m; the other end of the spring is attached to a ceiling. At a certain instant the spring is stretched 0.24 m beyond its relaxed length (the length when no object is attached) and the block has...

**physics**

a 4kg roller is attached to a spring of force constant 100N/m. it slides over a frictionless horizontal road. the roller is displaced from equilibrium position by 10cm and then released. its maximum speed will be?

**physics**

A block is initially sliding along a horizontal surface with 24.6 J of kinetic energy. Friction causes the block’s speed to be halved in a distance of 3.20 m. a) What is the kinetic energy of the block after traveling the 3.20 m? b) What is the magnitude of the kinetic ...

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A spring of negligible mass stretches 2.14 cm from its relaxed length when a force of 8.40 N is applied. A 1.300 kg particle rests on a frictionless horizontal surface and is attached to the free end of the spring. The particle is displaced from the origin to x=5.00 cm and ...

**Physics**

A 0.30 kg mass is attached to a spring with a spring constant 170 N/m so that the mass is allowed to move on a horizontal frictionless surface. The mass is released from rest when the spring is compressed 0.15 m. (a) Find the force on the mass. N (b) Find its acceleration at ...

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A 6 kg block slides on a horizontal frictionless surface with a speed of 1.5 m/s . It is brought momentarily to rest when it hits a bumper that compresses a spring. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 .How much is the spring compressed if its force constant is 7 kN/m? ...

**Physics**

A 5.7- kg concrete block rests on a level table. A 4.0- kg mass is attached to the block by a string passing over a light, frictionless pulley. If the acceleration of the block is measured to be 1.0 m/s2, what is the coefficient of friction between the block and the table?

**Physics**

A 5.7- kg concrete block rests on a level table. A 4.0- kg mass is attached to the block by a string passing over a light, frictionless pulley. If the acceleration of the block is measured to be 1.0 m/s2, what is the coefficient of friction between the block and the table?

**Physics**

A 5.7- kg concrete block rests on a level table. A 4.0- kg mass is attached to the block by a string passing over a light, frictionless pulley. If the acceleration of the block is measured to be 1.0 m/s2, what is the coefficient of friction between the block and the table?

**Physics**

A 5.0- kg concrete block rests on a level table. A 3.7- kg mass is attached to the block by a string passing over a light, frictionless pulley. If the acceleration of the block is measured to be 1.0 m/s2, what is the coefficient of friction between the block and the table?

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Starting from rest, a 4-kg block slides 10 m down a frictionless 30 degree incline. Determine the work done on the block by a) The force of gravity b) The normal force c) All of the forces (the net force) on the block d) Find the Kinetic energy of the block at the end of the ...

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A 250 g block is dropped onto a relaxed veritcal spring that has a spring constant of k=2.5 N/cm. The block becomes attached to the spring and compresses the spring 12 cm befor momentarily stopping. While the spring is being compressed, what work is done on the block by a) the...

**Physics**

1. The figure shows a 100-kg block being released from rest from a height of 1.0 m. It then takes 0.53 s for it to reach the floor. What is the mass m of the block on the left? There is no friction or mass in the pulley, and the connecting rope is very light. A) 16 kg B) 14 kg...

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A block of mass m1 = 1.00 kg slides along a frictionless table with a speed of 16.0 m/s. Directly in front of it, and moving in the same direction, is a block of mass m2 = 6.00 kg moving at 8.00 m/s. A massless spring with a spring constant k = 1320 N/m is attached to the ...

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A block is sent up a frictionless ramp along which an x-axis extends upward. The figure below gives the kinetic energy of the block as a function of position x. If the block’s initial speed is 4.00 m/s, what is the normal force on the block? (initial KE is 40J) initially i ...

**Physics**

A dock worker applies a constant horizontal force of 80.0N to a block of ice on a smooth horizontal floor. The frictional force is negligible. the block starts from rest and moves 11.0 m in the first 5.00s what is the mass of the block of ice?

**Physics**

A dock worker applies a constant horizontal force of 80.0N to a block of ice on a smooth horizontal floor. The frictional force is negligible. The block starts from rest and moves 10.0m in the first 6.00s. What is the mass of the block of ice?

**physics**

A horizontal spring has a spring constant k = 23.2 N/m. A 0.165 kg mass is attached to the spring and is free to slide on a frictionless surface. The mass is pulled 26.2 cm from the equilibrium point. What is the speed (m/s) of the mass as it passes the equilibrium point?

**Physics Classical Mechanics Help ASAP**

A small cube of mass m1= 1.0 kg slides down a circular and frictionless track of radius R= 0.6 m cut into a large block of mass m2= 4.0 kg as shown in the figure below. The large block rests on a horizontal and frictionless table. The cube and the block are initially at rest, ...

**physics**

A block (mass m) hangs from a spring (spring constant k). The block is released from rest a distance d above its equilibrium position. (a) What is the speed of the block as it passes through the equilibrium point? (Use any variable or symbol stated above along with the ...

**Physics**

A 6.99-kg block is placed on top of a 12.9-kg block that rests on a frictionless table. The coefficient of static friction between the two blocks is 0.565. What is the maximum horizontal force that can be applied before the 6.99-kg block begins to slip relative to the 12.9-kg ...

**physics**

The system shown in the figure below consists of a m1 = 5.52-kg block resting on a frictionless horizontal ledge. This block is attached to a string that passes over a pulley, and the other end of the string is attached to a hanging m2 = 2.76-kg block.The pulley is a uniform ...

**physics**

The system shown in the figure below consists of a m1 = 5.52-kg block resting on a frictionless horizontal ledge. This block is attached to a string that passes over a pulley, and the other end of the string is attached to a hanging m2 = 2.76-kg block.The pulley is a uniform ...

**physics**

The system shown in the figure below consists of a m1 = 5.52-kg block resting on a frictionless horizontal ledge. This block is attached to a string that passes over a pulley, and the other end of the string is attached to a hanging m2 = 2.76-kg block.The pulley is a uniform ...

**physics**

The system shown in the figure below consists of a m1 = 5.52-kg block resting on a frictionless horizontal ledge. This block is attached to a string that passes over a pulley, and the other end of the string is attached to a hanging m2 = 2.76-kg block.The pulley is a uniform ...

**physics**

The system shown in the figure below consists of a m1 = 5.52-kg block resting on a frictionless horizontal ledge. This block is attached to a string that passes over a pulley, and the other end of the string is attached to a hanging m2 = 2.76-kg block.The pulley is a uniform ...

**physics**

The system shown in the figure below consists of a m1 = 5.52-kg block resting on a frictionless horizontal ledge. This block is attached to a string that passes over a pulley, and the other end of the string is attached to a hanging m2 = 2.76-kg block.The pulley is a uniform ...

**Physics 11**

A 15 kg block is sitting on a level surface. The coefficient of friction between the block and the surface is 0.32. A horizontal force of 25 N is then applied to the block. What is the acceleration of the block while the horizontal force is being applied?

**Physics**

A glider with mass m=0.200kg sits on a frictionless horizontal air track, connected to a spring with force constant k=5.00N/m. The glider is released from rest with the spring stretched 0.100 m. -What is the displacement x of the glider from its equilibrium position when its ...

**Physics**

A glider with mass m=0.200kg sits on a frictionless horizontal air track, connected to a spring with force constant k=5.00N/m. The glider is released from rest with the spring stretched 0.100 m. What is the displacement x of the glider from its equilibrium position when its ...

**physics**

The drawing shows three identical springs hanging from the ceiling. Nothing is attached to the first spring, whereas a W = 4.20-N block hangs from the second spring. A block of unknown weight hangs from the third spring. From the drawing, determine the spring constant (in N/m...

**college Physics**

Two identical 0.18 kg blocks (labeled 1 and 2) are initially at rest on a nearly frictionless surface, connected by an unstretched spring, as shown in the upper diagram, where x2 = 0.06 m. Then a constant force of 9 N to the right is applied to block 2, and at a later time the...

**physics**

a 5.0 kilogram block weighing 49 newtons sits on a frictionless, horizontal surface, a horizontal force of 20. calculate the magnitude of the acceleration of the block

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A spring has a spring constant that is 120 N/m, and has a 0.1 kg block attached to it. The spring and mass sit on a horizontal surface that has no friction. The block is pulled 0.2 m and then released. Please find the frequency of the oscillations, the period of the ...

**Physics**

A 5.00-kg block is placed on top of a 12.0-kg block that rests on a frictionless table. The coefficient of static friction between the two blocks is 0.650. What is the maximum horizontal force that can be applied before the 5.00-kg block begins to slip relative to the 12.0-kg ...

**Physics**

A 10.5 g bullet is fired into a 104 g wooden block initially at rest on a horizontal surface.The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2. After impact, the block slides 6.66 m before coming to rest.If the coefficient of friction between block and surface is 0.658 , what was the ...

**Physics**

A 10.5 g bullet is fired into a 104 g wooden block initially at rest on a horizontal surface.The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2. After impact, the block slides 6.66 m before coming to rest.If the coefficient of friction between block and surface is 0.658 , what was the ...

**physics**

A block of mass 3 kg is hung from a spring, causing it to stretch 21 cm at equilibrium, as shown below. The 3 kg block is then replaced by a 4 kg block, and the new block is released from the position shown below, at which point the spring is unstretched. 21 cm ymax 3 kg ...

**12th Grade Physics**

Q. a 2.0 kg block is placed against a spring of force constant 800 N/m, which has been compressed 0.15m. The spring is released, and the block moves 1.2m along a horizontal surface with a coefficient of friction of 0.19. The block then slides up the incline with a coefficient ...

**Physics**

1. The figure shows a 100-kg block being released from rest from a height of 1.0 m. It then takes 0.53 s for it to reach the floor. What is the mass m of the block on the left? There is no friction or mass in the pulley, and the connecting rope is very light. A) 16 kg B) 14 kg...

**Physics 221**

A constant horizontal force of magnitude 18.0 N pushes a block of mass 2.00 kg along a rough horizontal surface for a distance of 2.00 m. During this operation the speed of the block changed from 4.00 m/s to 6.00 m/s. What work was done on the block by kinetic friction? (a) 32...

**college physics**

A block of weight = 35.0 N sits on a frictionless inclined plane, which makes an angle theta = 27.0 with respect to the horizontal. A force of magnitude = 15.9 N, applied parallel to the incline, is just sufficient to pull the block up the plane at constant speed. What is Wg, ...

**Physics**

A block of weight = 25.0 N sits on a frictionless inclined plane, which makes an angle = 34.0 with respect to the horizontal, as shown in the figure. A force of magnitude F= 14.0 N, applied parallel to the incline, is just sufficient to pull the block up the plane at constant ...

**physcs**

A small block of mass m1 = 0.500 kg is released from rest at the top of a curve-shaped frictionless wedge of mass m2 = 3.00 kg, which sits on a frictionless horizontal surface as in the figure below. When the block leaves the wedge, its velocity is measured to be 4.00 m/s to ...

**physics**

a dockworker applies a constant horizontal force of 80 N to a block of ice on a smooth horizontal floor. The friction force is negligible the block start from rest and move 11m in 5 sec what is it mass & if worker stop pushing at 5sec .How for does the block move in 5 ec

**physics**

A 14 g bullet is ﬁred into a 120 g wooden block initially at rest on a horizontal surface. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2 . After impact, the block slides 6.97 m before coming to rest.If the coeﬃcient of friction between block and surface is 0.568 , ...

**Physics**

A block slides from rest with negligible friction down a track, descending 5.0m to point P at the bottom. It then slides on the horizontal surface. The coefficient of friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.20. How far does the block slide on the horizontal ...

**physics**

A 4.85-kg block is placed on top of a 12.0-kg block that rests on a frictionless table. The coefficient of static friction between the two blocks is 0.645. What is the maximum horizontal force that can be applied before the 4.85-kg block begins to slip relative to the 12.0-kg ...

**physics**

A block with mass = 5.0 rests on a frictionless table and is attached by a horizontal spring ( = 130N ) to a wall. A second block, of mass = 1.35 , rests on top of the block . The coefficient of static friction between the two blocks is 0.40. What is the maximum possible ...

**physics**

A block with mass = 5.0 rests on a frictionless table and is attached by a horizontal spring ( = 130N ) to a wall. A second block, of mass = 1.35 , rests on top of the block . The coefficient of static friction between the two blocks is 0.40. What is the maximum possible ...

**physics**

If a 0.1 kg mass is suspended at rest from a spring near the Earth's surface, the distance that the spring is stretched is measured to be 1.0 cm. What is the spring constant of the spring (remember the MKS units)? A mass of 2 kg is attached to a spring with constant 18 N/m. ...

**physics**

a 0.1 kg mass is suspended at rest from a spring near the Earth's surface, the distance that the spring is stretched is measured to be 1.0 cm. What is the spring constant of the spring (remember the MKS units)? A mass of 2 kg is attached to a spring with constant 18 N/m. How ...

**PHYSICS**

a 0.1 kg mass is suspended at rest from a spring near the Earth's surface, the distance that the spring is stretched is measured to be 1.0 cm. What is the spring constant of the spring (remember the MKS units)? A mass of 2 kg is attached to a spring with constant 18 N/m. How ...

**physics**

A 5 kg block is placed near the top of a frictionless ramp, which makes an angle of 30o degrees to the horizontal. A distance d = 1.3 m away from the block is an unstretched spring with k = 3000 N/m. The block slides down the ramp and compresses the spring. Find the magnitude ...

**Physics**

A 100-g block hangs from a spring with k = 5.3 N/m. At t = 0 s, the block is 20.0 cm below the equilibrium position and moving upward with a speed of 194 cm/s. What is the block's speed when the displacement from equilibrium is 31.5 cm?

**physics**

The two blocks in the sketch are connected by a light cord over a frictionless pulley and are initially held in place. The block m1 has a mass of 2,00 kg and m2 has a mass of 3,00 kg. The inclined plane is frictionless and the coefficient of kinetic friction between block m1 ...

**Physics**

Speed: A block lies on a horizontal frictionless surface. A horizontal force of 100 N is applied to the block, giving rise to an acceleration of 3 m/s2. What is the speed of the block after 10s? I think I would just multiple the two and put it in terms of speed but I am not sure.

**physics**

A block of weight w = 35.0 N sits on a frictionless inclined plane, which makes an angle theta = 27.0 degrees with respect to the horizontal. A force of magnitude F = 15.9 N, applied parallel to the incline, is just sufficient to pull the block up the plane at constant speed. ...

**Physics 203**

A 4 kg block resting on a frictionless horizontal ledge is attached to a string that passes over a pulley and is attached to a hanging 2 kg block. The pulley is a uniform disk of radius 13.0 cm and mass 0.50 kg. (a) Find the speed of the 2 kg block after it falls from rest a ...

**Physics**

A block with a mass m = 3.50 kg sits on a surface with a coefficient of static friction µs = 0.520. A spring with spring constant k = 75.0 N/m is hooked onto the block, and is slowly pulled horizontally, gradually stretching the spring. (a) When the spring is stretched 10.0 ...

**Physics**

A 10 kg block is pushed across a rough surface by a 25N force the block moves at a constant velocity when this force is applied. A) determine the magnitude of the friction force acting on the block B) What is the coefficient of friction between the surface and the block

**Physics**

Three blocks on a frictionless horizontal surface are in contact with each other, as shown below. A force F is applied to block A (mass mA). (a) Draw a free-body diagram for each block. Determine (b) the acceleration of the system (in terms of mA, mB, mC), (c) the net force on...

**Physics**

A 4.00g bullet, traveling horizontally with a velocity of magnitude 410m/s , is fired into a wooden block with mass of 0.780kg , initially at rest on a level surface. The bullet passes through the block and emerges with its speed reduced to 220m/s . The block slides a distance...

**8.01x Classical Mechanics**

Sliding Blocks (14 points possible) A small cube of mass 1.0 kg slides down a circular and frictionless track of radius 0.6 m cut into a large block of mass 4.0 kg as shown in the figure below. The large block rests on a horizontal and frictionless table. The cube and the ...

**Physics**

A bullet with a mass m=12.5 g and speed v=85.4 m/s is fired into a wooden block with M=113 g which is initially at rest on a horizontal surface. The bullet is embedded into the block. The block-bullet combination slides across the surface for a distance d before stopping due ...

**Physics**

Problem 3- A block of mass m1 = 4 kg moves from rest under the influence of a varying force F(x) = 4x + 38, where F is in newton and x is in meters, on a rough horizontal surface having a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.2. The block is connected by a light cord passing ...

**physics**

A 3.90 kg block located on a horizontal frictionless floor is pulled by a cord that exerts a force F=14.1N at an angle theta=32.5degrees above the horizontal, as shown. a.) What is the magnitude of the acceleration of the block when the force is applied? b.) What is the ...

**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 ...

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A force of 40 N is applied at an angle of 30oabove the horizon to a 5 kg block that is at rest on a rough horizontal surface. After the block starts to move with an acceleration of 3 m/s2, what is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface...

**Physics**

A lighter block (2 kg) and a heavier block (8 kg) sit on a frictionless surface. Both blocks are initially at rest. The same force of 4 N then pushes to the right on each block for a distance of 9 m. What are the changes in kinetic energy of the blocks? What are the final ...

**Physics**

What is the total kinetic energy if a 0.30 kg block is sliding on a smooth horizontal surface at 2.5 m/s, heading towards a light spring that is in equilibrium?

**Physics**

What is the total kinetic energy if a 0.30 kg block is sliding on a smooth horizontal surface at 2.5 m/s, heading towards a light spring that is in equilibrium?

**physic**

Hi!could anyone help me with this problem please because I been trying so many time and did not get it. Greatly appreciate it. Thank. A 11.2 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 94 g wooden block initially at rest on a horizontal surface. After impact, the block slides 7.5 m ...

**physics**

A 15-kg block is on a frictionless ramp that is inclined at 20° above the horizontal. It is connected by a very light string over an ideal pulley at the top edge of the ramp to a hanging 19-kg block, as shown in the figure. The string pulls on the 15-kg block parallel to the ...

**physics**

A 450 g block is at rest on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of static friction between the block and the surface is 0.670, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.380. A force of magnitude P pushes the block forward and downward as shown in the figure below. Assume ...

**physics**

A 0.21 kg block oscillates back and forth along a straight line on a frictionless horizontal surface. Its displacement from the origin is given by x = (16 cm)cos[(16 rad/s)t + π/2 rad] What force, applied to the block by the spring, results in the given oscillation? why ...

**Physics**

A spring oriented vertically is attached to a hard horizontal surface as in the figure below. The spring has a force constant of 1.64 kN/m. How much is the spring compressed when a object of mass m = 2.35 kg is placed on top of the spring and the system is at rest?

**Physics**

A 96.0-g wooden block is initially at rest on a rough horizontal surface when a 11.4-g bullet is fired horizontally into (but does not go through) it. After the impact, the block–bullet combination slides 6.5 m before coming to rest. If the coefficient of kinetic friction ...

**Physics**

A 96.0-g wooden block is initially at rest on a rough horizontal surface when a 11.4-g bullet is fired horizontally into (but does not go through) it. After the impact, the block–bullet combination slides 6.5 m before coming to rest. If the coefficient of kinetic friction ...

**Physics**

A 96.0-g wooden block is initially at rest on a rough horizontal surface when a 11.4-g bullet is fired horizontally into (but does not go through) it. After the impact, the block–bullet combination slides 6.5 m before coming to rest. If the coefficient of kinetic friction ...

**Physics**

A 96.0-g wooden block is initially at rest on a rough horizontal surface when a 11.4-g bullet is fired horizontally into (but does not go through) it. After the impact, the block–bullet combination slides 6.5 m before coming to rest. If the coefficient of kinetic friction ...

**Physics**

Two blocks, stacked one on top of the other, slide on a frictionless horizontal surface. The surface between the two blocks is rough, however, with a coefficient of static friction equal to 0.50. The top block has a mass of 2.6 kg, and the bottom block's mass is 4.0 kg. If a ...

**Physics**

Two blocks, stacked one on top of the other, slide on a frictionless horizontal surface. The surface between the two blocks is rough, however, with a coefficient of static friction equal to 0.50. The top block has a mass of 2.6 kg, and the bottom block's mass is 4.0 kg. If a ...

**Physics**

Three blocks of mass 10kg, 20kg, 15kg respectively are being pushed in a row on along a horizontal surface with constant velocity by a force applied to the 10kg block.The coefficient of kinetic friction between each of the blocks and the surface is 0.18. What is the magnitude ...

**physics**

In an arcade game a 0.142 kg disk is shot across a frictionless horizontal surface by compressing it against a spring and releasing it. If the spring has a spring constant of 174 N/m and is compressed from its equilibrium position by 8 cm, find the speed with which the disk ...

**physics**

In an arcade game a 0.135 kg disk is shot across a frictionless horizontal surface by compressing it against a spring and releasing it. If the spring has a spring constant of 155 N/m and is compressed from its equilibrium position by 7 cm, ﬁnd the speed with which the ...

**physics**

In an arcade game a 0.099 kg disk is shot across a frictionless horizontal surface by compressing it against a spring and releasing it.If the spring has a spring constant of 244 N/m and is compressed from its equilibrium position by 4 cm, find the speed with which the disk ...

**physics**

A 0.57 kg block oscillates back and forth along a straight line on a frictionless horizontal surface. Its displacement from the origin is given by x = (13 cm)cos[(20 rad/s)t + π/2 rad] (a) What is the oscillation frequency (in Hz)? (b) What is the maximum speed acquired ...

**physics**

A block of mass 3.90 kg is pushed 3.80 m along a frictionless horizontal table by a constant 16.0 N force directed 24.0° below the horizontal. What is th total work done on the block?

**physics**

A block of mass 35 kg moves on the horizontal surface. If initially at rest whwat is the speed of the block after moving a distance of 6m when G=32?

**phsyics**

A cart of mass M1 = 6 kg is attached to a block of mass M2 = 3 kg by a string that passes over a frictionless pulley. The system is initially at rest and the table is frictionless. After the block has fallen a distance h = 1 m: What is the work Ws done on the cart by the ...

**PHYSICS**

A dockworker applies a constant horizontal force of 71.0N to a block of ice on a smooth horizontal floor. The frictional force is negligible. The block starts from rest and moves a distance 10.0m in a time of 5.50s . If the worker stops pushing after 5.50s , how far does the ...

**PHYSICS**

A block of mass m = 3.20kg slides from rest a distance d down a frictionless incline at angle θ = 30.0° where it runs into a spring of spring constant 425 N/m. When the block momentarily stops, it has compressed the spring by 22.0 cm. (a) What is the distance d? I found ...

**physics**

A block of mass m = 3.20kg slides from rest a distance d down a frictionless incline at angle θ = 30.0° where it runs into a spring of spring constant 425 N/m. When the block momentarily stops, it has compressed the spring by 22.0 cm. (a) What is the distance d? I found ...

**science**

A mass m=5.2 kg is attached to the end of a spring with a spring constant of k=15.6 N/m. The mass moves through a viscous damping medium with a damping constant b=1.8 kg/s giving a velocity dependent damping force Fdamp= -bv. The motion occurs in zero gravity so set the force ...

**operating system**

Problem 3- A block of mass m1 = 4 kg moves from rest under the influence of a varying force F(x) = 4x + 38, where F is in newton and x is in meters, on a rough horizontal surface having a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.2. The block is connected by a light cord passing ...

**science**

A 2.24 kg mass on a frictionless horizontal track is attached to the end of a horizontal spring whose force constant is 4.45 N/m. The mass is displaced 3.06 m to the right from its equilibrium position and then released, which initiates simple harmonic motion. What is the ...

**Physics**

A 2.24 kg mass on a frictionless horizontal track is attached to the end of a horizontal spring whose force constant is 4.45 N/m. The mass is displaced 3.06 m to the right from its equilibrium position and then released, which initiates simple harmonic motion. What is the ...

**physics please!**

A 0.21 kg block oscillates back and forth along a straight line on a frictionless horizontal surface. Its displacement from the origin is given by x = (16 cm)cos[(16 rad/s)t + π/2 rad] What force, applied to the block by the spring, results in the given oscillation? why ...

**Physics**

Consider the figure above, where a rigid beam of negligible mass and 10 m long is supported by a cable attached to a spring. When NO block is hung from the beam, the length L (cable-spring) is equal to 5 m. Assume that immediately after block (weight of 280 N) is hung at the ...