# A mass is suspended vertically from a spring so it is at rest at the equilibrium position. The mass is pulled straight down to an extension x and released so that it oscillates about the equilibrium position. The speed of the mass is greatest when

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**calculus**

A force of 13 N is needed to keep a spring with a 2-kg mass stretched 0.25 m beyond its natural length. The damping constant of the spring is c = 8. If the mass starts at the equilibrium position with a velocity of 0.5 m/s, find its position at time t.

**Physics**

An object of mass 1.00 kg is attached to a vertical spring with spring constant 100 N/m. The object is held at rest in a position such that the spring is stretched upward a distance 1.00 cm beyond its undisturbed length. If the object is released, how far will it drop before ...

**Physics**

Please show how you got the answers, not just the answers. A 40.0 N force stretches a vertical spring 0.250 m. (A) What mass must be suspended from the spring so that the system will oscillate with a period of 1.0 s? (B) If the amplitude of the motion is 0.050 m and the period...

**trig**

A spring is attached to the ceiling and pulled 17 cm down from equilibrium and released. After 3 seconds the amplitude has decreased to 16 cm. The spring oscillates 13 times each second. Assume that the amplitude is decreasing exponentially. Find an equation for the distance, ...

**math**

A spring is attached to the ceiling and pulled 6 cm down from equilibrium and released. After 4 seconds the amplitude has decreased to 3 cm. The spring oscillates 15 times each second. Assume that the amplitude is decreasing exponentially. Find an equation for the distance, D ...

**physics**

8. A spring is compressed a distance of 0.15 m from its rest position and held in place while a ball of mass 0.150 kg is placed at its end. When the spring is released, the ball leaves the spring traveling at 9.0 m/s. What is the spring constant? 540 N/m 450 N/m 60 N/m 225 N/m...

**physics please help!!**

Hung vertically, a massless spring extends by 3.00 cm when a mass of 992.0 g is attached to its lower end. The same mass and spring are then placed apart on a table. The spring is fixed in place and then the mass is given a velocity of 0.800 m/s towards the spring. a) What is ...

**physics**

The length of a simple pendulum is 0.79m and the mass of the particle at the end of the cable is 0.24 kg. The pendulum is pulled away from its equilibrium position by an angle of 8.5 degrees and released from rest. Assume that friction can be neglected and that the resulting ...

**Physics**

A tension spring opposes being stretched, but offers no resistance to being compressed (think of a slinky!). A tension spring, with an equilibrium length of 1.25 m, is suspended by one end from a ceiling at a height of 2.5 m above the ground; a mass of 100 g is attached to the...

**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**

I'm writing a prac report, and I just need something clarified. The experiment was different masses were attached on a hanging spring, then it had to be pulled down a certain distance, then find the period by finding the time fo each oscillation for each mass. The problem is ...

**Physics**

I'm writing a prac report, and I just need something clarified. The experiment was different masses were attached on a hanging spring, then it had to be pulled down a certain distance, then find the period by finding the time fo each oscillation for each mass. The problem is ...

**classical mechanics**

Attach a solid cylinder of mass and radius to a horizontal massless spring with spring constant so that it can roll without slipping along a horizontal surface. If the system is released from rest at a position in which the spring is stretched by an amount what is the period ...

**Physics**

A body of mass m is suspended from a spring with spring constant k and the spring is stretched 0.1. If two identical bodies of mass m/2 are suspended from a spring with the same spring constant k, how much will the spring stretch? Explain your answer. The first case is when ...

**Physics**

A 200 g mass is attached to a spring of spring constant k. The spring is compressed 15 cm from its equilibrium value. When released the mass reaches a speed of 5 m/s. What is the spring constant (in N/m)?

**Physics**

An ideal spring has a spring constant k = 20 N/m. The spring is suspended vertically. A 0.7-kg body is attached to the unstretched spring and released. It then performs oscillations.

**Physics**

A spring, (spring constant of 400 N/m) is displaced .75 m from its equilibrium position. An 8-kg mass is connected to the spring and it is allowed to oscillate horizontally with Simple Harmonic Motion. What is the Kinetic Energy of the mass?

**Physics Classical Mechanics**

Attach a solid cylinder of mass M and radius R to a horizontal massless spring with spring constant k so that it can roll without slipping along a horizontal surface. If the system is released from rest at a position in which the spring is stretched by an amount x0 what is the...

**Physics**

A 4 kg mass and a 9 kg mass are being held at rest against a compressed spring on a frictionless surface. When the masses are released, the 4 kg mass moves to the east with a speed of 2m/s. What is the velocity of the 9 kg after the are released?

**Physics**

A 4 kg mass and a 9 kg mass are being held at rest against a compressed spring on a frictionless surface. When the masses are released, the 4 kg mass moves to the east with a speed of 2m/s. What is the velocity of the 9 kg after the are released?

**physics**

A 2.0 kg mass is fastened to a spring with force constant of 45 N/m. The mass is held motionless by a student at a position 15 cm below the spring's natural unstretched position. When the ball is released, what is the Fnet acting on it? What is the acceleration of the ball at ...

**Physics**

A mass sitting on a horizontal, frictionless surface is attached to one end of a spring; the other end is fixed to a wall. 5.5 J of work is required to compressed the spring by 0.16 m. If the mass is released from rest with the spring compressed, it experiences a maximum ...

**college physic**

A 1.25kg mass stretches a vertical spring 0.215m.If the spring is stretches an additional 0.130m and released, (a)how long does it take to reach the equilibrium position again? (b)Write an equation giving its position y as a function of time t. (c)What will be its maximum ...

**physics**

A spring lies on a horizontal table, and the left end of the spring is attached to a wall. The other end is connected to a box. The box is pulled to the right, stretching the spring. Static friction exists between the box and the table, so when the spring is stretched only by ...

**physic**

A spring lies on a horizontal table, and the left end of the spring is attached to a wall. The other end is connected to a box. The box is pulled to the right, stretching the spring. Static friction exists between the box and the table, so when the spring is stretched only by ...

**Physics Spring**

A mass sitting on a horizontal, frictionless surface is attached to one end of a spring; the other end is fixed to a wall. 1.0 J of work is required to compress the spring by 0.12 m. If the mass is released from rest with the spring compressed, it experiences a maximum ...

**Physics**

A block of mass 12.0 kg is initially sitting at rest on a 30.0o incline. There is a spring mounted to the ramp with spring constant k = 13500 N/m. The block is released to slide down the incline and comes to a stop momentarily after the spring has been compressed a distance of...

**math**

A mass suspended on a spring will exhibit sinusoidal motion when it moves. If the mass on a spring is 85cm off the ground at its highest position and 41cm off the ground at its lowest position and takes 3.0s to go from the top to the bottom and back again, determine an ...

**physics**

a block of mass 0,5kg is attached to a spring .The spring is compressed to a distance of0,1m.The block is released .The block moves 0,07m past the equilibrium position .What is the force of friction that does work on the block. spring constant is 500

**college physic SHM**

A 1.25kg mass stretches a vertical spring 0.215m.If the spring is stretches an additional 0.130m and released, (a)how long does it take to reach the equilibrium position again? (b)Write an equation giving its position y as a function of time t. (c)What will be its maximum ...

**Physics**

So I'm dong a lab about simpkle harmonic motion and I have to answer questions at the end of the lab were I'm provided this question to answer here's a step that's not the actual question but the question makes reference to it Step 3 using the point and the scale, note the ...

**Physics**

a pendulum has a bob of 0.20kg and is suspended by a string of negligible mass near the earth's surface. the pendulum is displaced from its equilibrium position by the angle of 8.0 degrees. it passes the equilibrium position 0.50 s after being released. calculate the length of...

**physics ( please help me)**

A brick with a mass of 0.400kg is pressed against a vertical spring with force constant k=500 N(m^-1) such that the spring is compressed 0.200m. When the brick is released, how high does it rise from this position? (the brick and the spring are not attached. The spring has ...

**Precalculus**

An object is attached to a coiled spring. The object is pulled down (negative direction from the rest position) 88 centimeters, and then released. Write an equation for the distance d of the object from its rest position, after t seconds if the ...

**Physics Problem**

A 3.00-kg mass is fastened to a light spring that passes over a pulley. They pulley is frictionless, and its inertia may be neglected. The mass is released from rest when the spring is unstretched. If the mass drops 10.0cm before stopping, find (a) the spring constant of the ...

**phsyics**

A mass, m1 = 9.36 kg, is in equilibrium while connected to a light spring of constant k = 112 N/m that is fastened to a wall. A second mass, m2 = 6.71 kg, is slowly pushed up against mass m1, compressing the spring by the amount A = 0.201 m The system is then released, and ...

**Physics**

A mass of 0.77 kg, hanging from a spring with a spring constant of 37 N/m, is set into an up-and-down simple harmonic motion. What is the speed of the mass when moving through the equilibrium point? The starting displacement from equilibrium is 0.2 m. [Answer in meters/second]

**Physics**

A 9.3 kg mass is attached to a hanging vertical spring with k=49 N/m. If the mass is released when the spring is unstretched, how fast will it be moving as it falls past the equilibrium point?

**physics**

a 20kg block is connested to a 30kg block by a string that passes over a frictionless pully. the 30kg block is connected to a spring that has niglible mass and a force constant of 250n/m.the 20kg block is pulled 20cm down the incline(40 degrees) and released from rest find the...

**Physic energy conservation**

A 5 kg mass attached to a spring passes its equilibrium point moving at 390 m/s. If the spring constant is 1450 N/m, what is the maximum displacement of the spring from its equilibrium position?

**Physics Help!**

A 2.2 kg mass is attached to a spring with a force constant of 560 N/m on a smooth horizontal surface. The mass is pulled to one side, released, and allowed to oscillate back and forth. (a) find the maximum compression and expansion of the spring if the maximum speed of the ...

**College Algebra and Trigonometry**

A weight is attached to an elastic spring that is suspended from a ceiling. If the weight s pulled 1 inch below its rest position and released its displacement in inches after t seconds is given by x(t)=(5pt+p/3. Find the first two times for which the displacement s 1.5 inches.

**Physics**

A massless spring with spring constant 17.1 N/m hangs vertically. A body of mass 0.210 kg is attached to its free end and then released. Assume that the spring was unstretched before the body was released. What is the amplitude of the resulting motion?

**Physics please HELP**

An insulating sphere of mass m and positive charge q is attached to a spring with length h and spring constant k_s and is at equilibrium. An infinitely long wire with positive linear charge density lamda is placed a distance l away from the charged mass at equilibrium as shown...

**Physics**

A block of mass 0.585 kg is placed on the end of a spring which has a stiffness of 294 N/m. It is pulled down 2.80 cm and released. What is the frequency of oscillation?

**Physics Important please**

An insulating sphere of mass m and positive charge q is attached to a spring with length h and spring constant k_s and is at equilibrium. An infinitely long wire with positive linear charge density lamda is placed a distance l away from the charged mass at equilibrium as shown...

**College Algebra and Trigonometry**

A weight is attached to an elastic spring that is suspended from a ceiling. If the weight s pulled 1 inch below its rest position and released its displacement in inches after t seconds is given by x(t)=(5pt+p/3. Find the first two times for which the displacement s 1.5 inches...

**College Algebra & Trigonometry**

A weight is attached to an elastic spring that is suspended from a ceiling. If the weight is pulled 1 inch below its rest position and released its displacement in inches after t seconds is given by x(t)=2cos(5ðt+ð/3). Find the first two times for which the displacement s 1....

**math**

Experimentally it is found that a 6 kg weight stretches a certain spring 6 cm. If the weight is pulled 4 cm below the equilibrium position and released: a. Set up the differential equation and associated conditions describing the motion. b. Find the position of the weight as a...

**PHYSICS/MATH**

A mass and spring are arranged on a horizontal, frictionless table. The spring constant is k = 450 N/m, and the mass is 5.4 kg. The block is pushed against the spring so that the spring is compressed an amount 0.35 m, and then it is released. Find the velocity of the mass when...

**Physics**

when loading a toy launcher, a spring is pulled back 15 cm. the spring is known to have a spring constant of 315 N/m. A small object of mass 4.46 g is place at the end of the spring. What acceleration will the object experience the instant the spring is released?

**physics**

A mass sitting on a horizontal, frictionless surface is attached to one end of a spring; the other end is fixed to a wall. 8.0 J of work is required to compress the spring by 0.17 m. If the mass is released from rest with the spring compressed, it experiences a maximum ...

**Physics**

A mass sitting on a horizontal, frictionless surface is attached to one end of a spring; the other end is fixed to a wall. 3.0 J of work is required to compress the spring by 0.17 m. If the mass is released from rest with the spring compressed, it experiences a maximum ...

**physics**

A horizontal spring with k = 45 N/m is attaches a 1.0kg block to a spring hung from the ceiling. A block is pulled down to a spot that is 30.0cm from the spring's rest position. What is it's new acceleration?

**Physics**

A 0.20 m uniform bar has a mass of 0.75 kg and is released from rest in the vertical position, as the drawing shows. The spring is initially unstrained and has a spring constant of . Find the tangential speed with which end A strikes the horizontal surface.

**Physics**

A 0.20 m uniform bar has a mass of 0.75 kg and is released from rest in the vertical position, as the drawing shows. The spring is initially unstrained and has a spring constant of . Find the tangential speed with which end A strikes the horizontal surface.

**Physics**

A 0.20 m uniform bar has a mass of 0.75 kg and is released from rest in the vertical position, as the drawing shows. The spring is initially unstrained and has a spring constant of 25.0 N/m. Find the tangential speed with which end A strikes the horizontal surface.

**Physics**

A 0.20 m uniform bar has a mass of 0.75 kg and is released from rest in the vertical position, as the drawing shows. The spring is initially unstrained and has a spring constant of 25.0 N/m. Find the tangential speed with which end A strikes the horizontal surface.

**physics**

m1 = 2.7 kg block slides on a frictionless horizontal surface and is connected on one side to a spring (k = 40 N/m) as shown in the figure above. The other side is connected to the block m2 = 3.6 kg that hangs vertically. The system starts from rest with the spring unextended...

**physicss help!**

m1 = 2.7 kg block slides on a frictionless horizontal surface and is connected on one side to a spring (k = 40 N/m) as shown in the figure above. The other side is connected to the block m2 = 3.6 kg that hangs vertically. The system starts from rest with the spring unextended...

**Physics**

Two pendulums are set up side by side. One pendulum P, consists of a 0.240 kg mass that is suspended on a string that is 65.0 cm long. The other pendulum, Q, has a 0.360 kg mass that is suspended on a string that is 39.0 cm long. The two masses are pulled aside slightly and ...

**Physics**

A mass and spring are arranged on a horizontal, frictionless table as shown in the figure below. The spring constant is k = 480 N/m, and the mass is 4.8 kg. The block is pushed against the spring so that the spring is compressed an amount 0.31 m, and then it is released. Find ...

**physics**

A 2kg mass is released from rest and slides down an inclined plane of 60 degrees a distance of 1 eter. It strikes a 250 N/m spring. What is the maximum compression of a spring?

**physics**

A certain spring elongates 9 mm when it is suspended vertically and a block of mass M is hung on it. The natural frequency of this mass-spring system is: a)0.014 b)5.3Hz c)31.8Hz d)181.7Hz e)need to know M please explain the answer....and hope to answer soon.... thanks in advance

**AP PHYSICS**

A .35 kg ladle sliding on a horizontal frictionless surface is attached to one end of a horizontal spring (with the spring constant (k) =455 N/m) whose other end is fixed. The mass has a kinetic energy of 10 J as it passes through its equilibrium position (the point at which ...

**physics**

The hook of a spring balance carries an object of mass 5kg And the balance is suspended vertically from the roof of a lift. Find the reading on the spring balance when the lift is going down with an acceleration of 0.1m/s^2? g=10m/s^2

**physics**

A vertical spring (k = 1040 N/m) is compressed a distance of 11.6 cm. A 47.9 g mass is placed on the spring, then released so the mass flies upward. When the mass is 120 cm above the spring, what is the speed of the mass?

**Physics**

A spring with a force constant 0f 2.50 kN/M is set upright, and a wood platform of negligible weight is fastened to its upper end. A 2.50 kg mass is gently placed on the platform and released. How far does the spring compress? What is the final equilibrium position?

**Physics**

A spring with a force constant 0f 2.50 kN/M is set upright, and a wood platform of negligible weight is fastened to its upper end. A 2.50 kg mass is gently placed on the platform and released. How far does the spring compress? What is the final equilibrium position?

**Physics**

A 4.40kg block hangs from a spring with spring constant 2160N/m . The block is pulled down 4.60cm from the equilibrium position and given an initial velocity of 1.40m/s back toward equilibrium. What is the frequency of motion? What is the amplitude? What is the total ...

**physics**

A 4.40kg block hangs from a spring with spring constant 2160N/m . The block is pulled down 4.60cm from the equilibrium position and given an initial velocity of 1.40m/s back toward equilibrium. What is the frequency of motion? What is the amplitude? What is the total ...

**Physics**

A 4.40kg block hangs from a spring with spring constant 2160N/m . The block is pulled down 4.60cm from the equilibrium position and given an initial velocity of 1.40m/s back toward equilibrium. A) What is the frequency of the motion? B) What is the amplitude? C) What is the ...

**Engineering Physics**

A 1.0-kg block is released from rest at the top of a frictionless incline that makes and angle of 37 degrees with the horizontal. An unknown distance down the incline from the point of release, there is a spring with k=200 N/m. It is observed that the mass is brought ...

**physics**

A 2 kg mass resting on a smooth plane inclined 20 degrees to the horizontal. A cord which is parallel to the plane passes over a massless, frictionless pulley to a 4 kg mass which will drop vertically when released. What will be the speed of the 4 kg mass 4 seconds after it is...

**Physics**

This is about Elastic Springs.. so far I've answered every question. This is the only one I don't get. It's so confusing for me.. In the laboratory, you attach 300 g mass to a spring of negligible mass and start oscillating it. The elapsed time from when the mass first moves ...

**Physics**

A 0.9-kg block (mass m) and a second block (mass M) are both initially at rest on a frictionless inclined plane. Mass M rests against a spring that has a force constant of 12.2 kN/m. The distance d along the plane between the two blocks is 3.64 m. The 0.9-kg block is released...

**Physics**

A 0.200-m uniform bar has a mass of 0.750 kg and is released from rest in the vertical position, as the drawing indicates. The spring is initially unstrained and has a spring constant of k = 25.0 N/m. Find the tangential speed with which end A strikes the horizontal surface.

**Physics**

A small steel ball bearing with a mass of 24 g is on a short compressed spring. When aimed vertically and suddenly released, the spring sends the bearing to a height of 1.23 m. Calculate the horizontal distance the ball will travel if the same spring is aimed 27° from the ...

**physics**

At t = 0 a block with mass M = 5 kg moves with a velocity v = 2 m/s at position xo = -.33 m from the equilibrium position of the spring. The block is attached to a massless spring of spring constant k = 61.2 N/m and slides on a frictionless surface. At what time will the block...

**Physics**

A mass of 0.3 kg is attached to the end of a massless spring of spring constant 0.25 N/m. It is released from rest (t=0). After 0.7 s, the speed of the mass is measured to be 2.0 m/s. What is the amplitude of oscillation?

**physics**

A block of ice of mass 4.10 kg is placed against a horizontal spring that has force constant k = 210 N/m and is compressed a distance 2.60×10−2 m. The spring is released and accelerates the block along a horizontal surface. You can ignore friction and the mass of the ...

**Physics - please help me..**

A 1.35 kg mass is suspended from a spring with a spring constant of 189.0 N/m. The spring is attached to a rod which oscillates vertically at a frequency f. For what value of the frequency f will the system resonate?

**Physics**

A platform of mass 0.83 kg is supported on four springs (only two springs are shown in the picture, but there are four altogether). A chunk of modeling clay of mass 0.65 kg is held above the table and dropped so that it hits the table with a speed of v = 0.91 m/s. The clay ...

**Physics**

A 540 g block is released from rest at height h0 above a vertical spring with spring constant k = 320 N/m and negligible mass. The block sticks to the spring and momentarily stops after compressing the spring 19.8 cm. How much work is done (a) by the block on the spring and (b...

**Physics**

Box, mass m 1 , at rest against a compressed spring, spring constant k and compression of Δx, at the top of a ramp, height h, is released. It slides down the ramp, angle θ, with friction, coefficient μ. Half way down the ramp, it bumps into and sticks to another...

**I really dont get this. physics**

A .35 kg ladle sliding on a horizontal frictionless surface is attached to one end of a horizontal spring (with the spring constant (k) =455 N/m) whose other end is fixed. The mass has a kinetic energy of 10 J as it passes through its equilibrium position (the point at which ...

**Physics**

A certain spring has a spring constant of 165 N/m. A 20kg mass is attached to the end of the spring. While the mass is at the equilibrium position, it is given a velocity of 8m/s downward. What is the total energy of the system, and aacceleration of the system when it is at ...

**Physics**

A horizontal spring is fixed at one end, then stretched 3.0 cm by a force of 6.0 N. Afterwards, a 0.50 kg body is attached, pulled 2.0 cm from its rest position, and released. Find (a) spring constant, (b) angular frequency, (c) frequency and (d) period.

**PHYSICS**

Two ingenious 120 student students decide to use an oscillating mass on a spring to check the shutter (exposure) time of their camera. They set up vertically alongside the mass and spring. A pointer attached to the mass allows the scale on the meter stick to be read as ...

**PHYSICS - HELP**

Two ingenious 120 student students decide to use an oscillating mass on a spring to check the shutter (exposure) time of their camera. They set up vertically alongside the mass and spring. A pointer attached to the mass allows the scale on the meter stick to be read as ...

**physics**

A 2 kg mass is released from rest and slides down an inclined plane of 60 degrees a distance of 1 meter. It strikes a 250 N/m spring. What is the maximum compression of a spring? No one has answered this question yet.

**physics**

Which of the following statements is true about a mass, which is attached to a spring and moves with simple harmonic motion on a frictionless horizontal surface? Choose one answer. a. The kinetic energy of the mass is maximum at the end positions. b. The kinetic energy of the ...

**Physics**

A block of mass 0.45 kg can slide over a frictionless horizontal surface. It is attached to a spring whose stiffness constant is k = 18 N/m. The block is pulled 38 cm and let go. a)What is its maximum speed? b)What is its speed when the extension is 30 cm? c)At what position ...

**Physics**

An insulating sphere of mass m and positive charge q is attached to a spring with length h and spring constant ks and is at equilibrium as shown below: An infinitely long wire with positive linear charge density λ is placed a distance l away from the charged mass at ...

**Physics**

A student gets a 2.9 kg mass to oscillate up and down on bottom of a light vertical spring by pulling her hand up and down on the top end of the spring. The spring is a real spring with a spring constant of 93 N/m and a damping constant of 0.7 N sec/m. (b) The student now ...

**Physics**

An object is attached to a horizontal spring. It is initially displaced by distance Δx from the equilibrium position and then released from rest. At what point of its motion along the x-axis reaches the object its highest total energy a) At the equilibrium position b) At ...

**phy**

A vertical spring (ignore its mass), whose spring stiffness constant is 1000 N/m, is attached to a table and is compressed down 0.130 m. (a) What upward speed can it give to a 0.200 kg ball when released? m/s (b) How high above its original position (spring compressed) will ...

**Physics**

A vertical spring (ignore its mass), whose spring stiffness constant is 880 N/m, is attached to a table and is compressed down 0.160 m. (a) What upward speed can it give to a 0.300 kg ball when released? (b) How high above its original position (spring compressed) will the ...