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PHYSICS
A 0.181 kg mass is attached to a spring and executes simple harmonic motion with a pe-riod of 0.21 s. The total energy of the system is 1.2 J. Find the force constant of the spring. b) Find the amplitude of the motion.
November 20, 2010 by JACK

Physics
A block oscillates on a spring and passes its equilibrium position with a speed of .157m/s. It's kinetic energy is zero when the block is at the distance of .1m from equilibrium. Assume no friction between the block and the table. What is the period of its oscillation? v=.157m...
February 29, 2008 by Andrea

Physics
1- A mass m is pushed against a spring of spring constant k = 12000 N/m. The mass slides on a horizontal smooth surface except for a rough one meter long section, and then it encounters a loop of radius R as shown in the figure. The mass just barely makes it around the loop ...
May 25, 2013 by Maryam

physics
In a lab, a student measures the unstretched length of a spring as 0.109 m. When a 131.4-g mass is hung from the spring, its length is 0.201 m. The mass-spring system is set into oscillatory motion, and the student observes that the amplitude of the oscillation decreases by ...
February 21, 2012 by janny

Physics
Two blocks, each with a mass = 0.168 kg, can slide without friction on a horizontal surface. Initially, block 1 is in motion with a speed = 1.28 m/s; block 2 is at rest. When block 1 collides with block 2, a spring bumper on block 1 is compressed. Maximum compression of the ...
March 5, 2012 by Lilly

physics
Two blocks, each with a mass m = 0.400 kg, can slide without friction on a horizontal surface. Initially, block 1 is in motion with a speed $v$ = 1.20 m/s; block 2 is at rest. When block 1 collides with block 2, a spring bumper on block 1 is compressed. Maximum compression of ...
March 5, 2014 by Ted

physics
Tarzan, played by Patrick Huard, 60 kg, must cross a stream 5 m wide, and full of hungry crocodiles. To do this, decides to slide along a sloping tree trunk, hollowed and moist so that there is no friction. After the trunk, there is a part of 3 m platform covered in mud, with ...
November 16, 2011 by sarah

Physics
Tarzan, played by Patrick Huard, 60 kg, must cross a stream 5 m wide, and full of hungry crocodiles. To do this, decides to slide along a sloping tree trunk, hollowed and moist so that there is no friction. After the trunk, there is a part of 3 m platform covered in mud, with ...
November 17, 2011 by Alani

Physics
A spring force constant 210 N/m vibrates with an amplitude of 28.0 cm when .250 kg hangs from it. What is the equation describing this motion as a function of time? Assume that the mass passes through the equilibrium point with positive velocity at t=0. At what times will the ...
January 19, 2012 by Ally

Physics
A block has mass 800 g, whose is fasten to a spring with spring constant k is 70 N/m. The block is pulled a distance x = 15 cm from its equilibrium position at x = 0 on a frictionless surface and released from rest at t = 0. (a) What force does the spring exert on the block ...
December 18, 2011 by Dia

Physic
A horizontal Electric Field is applied to the original spring-mass system as shown below: What is the tangent of the angle θ (tan(θ)) between the spring and the vertical in terms of E, ke (type "ke"), q, m, and g as needed? Indicate multiplication with a "*" sign and...
November 11, 2013 by solid chem

Physics
A spring has a force constant of 478 N/m and an unstretched length of 9 cm. one end is attached to a post that is free to rotate in the center of a smooth table. the other end is attached to a 4kg disc moving in uniform circular motion on the table, which stretches the spring ...
November 13, 2009 by bubba

Physics
A 2000kg car begins from rest and rolls 50.0m down a frictionless 10 degrees incline. If there is a horizontal spring at the end of the incline, what spring constant is required to stop the car in a distance of 1.00m?
June 14, 2011 by Joshua

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.
July 16, 2012 by nicholas

Physics
An object with mass 3.7 is attached to a spring with spring stiffness constant 270 and is executing simple harmonic motion. When the object is 2.5×10−2 from its equilibrium position, it is moving with a speed of 0.45 . what is the amplitude of the motion?
August 30, 2012 by Lori

Physics
An object with mass 5.0 kg is attached to a spring with spring stiffness constant 192 N/m and is executing simple harmonic motion. When the object is 0.35 m from its equilibrium position, it is moving with a speed of 0.02 m/s. Calculate the amplitude of the motion.
March 5, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics
An object with mass 5.0 kg is attached to a spring with spring stiffness constant 192 N/m and is executing simple harmonic motion. When the object is 0.35 m from its equilibrium position, it is moving with a speed of 0.02 m/s. Calculate the amplitude of the motion.
March 6, 2013 by Anonymous

physics
A puck of mass 4 kg is attached to a spring of force constant 100 N/m and natural length 0.07 meters. The other end of the spring is attached to a fixed pivot. The puck is set into circular motion so that the spring is stretched 0.03 meters from its natural length as the puck ...
November 26, 2012 by rebecca

Physics
A 65kg trampoline artist jumps vertically upward from the top of a platform with a speed of 5.0m/s. a) How fast is he going as he lands on the trampoline, 3.0m below. b) if the trampoline behaves like a spring with a spring stiffness constant 6.2*10^4N/m, how far does he ...
February 23, 2011 by Emily Grossman

Physics
1. Planet X orbits the sun with a mean orbital radius that is 6200 times that of earth. Its diameter is twice that of earth, and its mass is 8 times that of earth. A) Calculate the year of the planet X. B) Calculate the acceleration due to gravity on planet X. C) Calculate the...
April 22, 2009 by Sandhya

physics
You are designing a game for small children and want to see if the ball’s maximum speed is sufficient to require the use of goggles. In your game, a 15.0-g ball is to be shot from a spring gun whose spring has a force constant of 600 N/m. The spring will be compressed 5.00 cm ...
March 4, 2010 by bill

Physics
A spring scale being used to measure the weight of an object reads 17.1 N when it is used on earth. The spring stretches 4.40 cm under the load. The same object is weighed on the moon, where gravitational acceleration is 1/6g Find the reading of the spring scale on the moon. ...
January 24, 2013 by Mike

Physics
In Figure 9-61, block 1 (mass 2.0 kg) is moving rightward at 8 m/s and block 2 (mass 4.8 kg) is moving rightward at 2.8 m/s. The surface is frictionless, and a spring with spring constant of 1180 N/m is fixed to block 2. When the blocks collide, the compression of the spring ...
December 10, 2012 by John

as
In the figure a 1.2 block is held at rest against a spring with a force constant = 740 . Initially, the spring is compressed a distance . When the block is released, it slides across a surface that is frictionless except for a rough patch of width 5.0 that has a coefficient of...
August 3, 2011 by Anonymous

Phisics
Two identical springs (neglect their masses) are used to “play catch” with a small block of mass 200 g (see the figure). Spring A is attached to the floor and compressed 10.0 cm with the mass on the end of it (loosely). Spring A is released from rest and the mass is ...
July 3, 2011 by Luis

Algebra!!!! HELP
Use Hooke's Law for springs, which states that the distance a spring is stretched (or compressed) varies directly as the force on the spring. A force of 265 newtons stretches a spring 0.15 meter (see figure). (a) How far will a force of 120 newtons stretch the spring? (Round ...
September 10, 2014 by Ada

Physics
A light spiral spring is suspended from its upper end. A mass of 7.5*10^-2, hung from the lower end produces an extension of 0.15 m. The mass is pulled down to a furthur 8.0*10^-2 m and released so that it oscillates calculate the spring constant.
September 17, 2012 by Mariam

physics
A 4.10 kg object on a horizontal frictionless surface is attached to a spring with spring constant 840 N/m. The object is displaced from equilibrium 50.0 cm horizontally (in the + direction) and given an initial velocity of 9.9 m/s back toward the equilibrium point at t=0 s
September 7, 2013 by Anonymous

physics
A light spring with force constant 3.85 N/m is compressed by 5.00 cm as it is held between a 0.250 kg block on the left and a 0.500 kg block on the right, both resting on a horizontal surface. The spring exerts a force on each block, tending to push them apart. The blocks are ...
February 24, 2009 by Jessi

Physics
A 250g wood block firmly attached to a horizontal spring slides along a table with a coefficient of friction of 0.40. A force of 30.N compresses the spring 20cm. If the spring is released from this position what will be the block's speed when it passes equilibrium position?
June 4, 2014 by Joey

Math Problem (please help)
Use Hooke's Law for springs, which states that the distance a spring is stretched (or compressed) varies directly as the force on the spring. A force of 265 newtons stretches a spring 0.15 meter (see figure). (a) How far will a force of 120 newtons stretch the spring? (Round ...
September 10, 2014 by Ada

PHYSICS HELP!
A compact car has a mass of 1400kg. Assume that the car has one spring on each wheel, that the springs are identical, and that the mass is equally distributed over the four springs. What is the spring constant of each spring if the empty car bounces up and down 1.9 times each ...
July 30, 2011 by CEO

physics
1)An elastic material has a length of 36cm when a load of 40N is hung on it and a length of 45cm when a load of 60N is hung on it. The original length of spring is? 2)A force of 100N stretches an elastic spring to a total of 20cm. If an additional force of 100N stretches the ...
April 9, 2013 by Anne

phyics
A block of mass m = 0.510 kg is fastened to an unstrained horizontal spring whose spring constant is k = 85.3 N/m. The block is given a displacement of +0.112 m, where the + sign indicates that the displacement is along the +x axis, and then released from rest. (a) What is ...
November 12, 2013 by MATT

physics
Let's pretend the Qs are actual numbers. So an unstretched, mass less spring constant Q3 N/m and length Q10 meters is attached between a wall and a mass of Q5 kg. The coefficient of both static and kinetic friction between the mass and the table is Q13. A constant force F is ...
December 2, 2009 by autumn

Physics help
A 1.0 kg object is suspended from a vertical spring whose spring constant is 105 N/m. The object is pulled straight down by an additional distance of 0.25 m and released from rest. Find the speed with which the object passes through its original position on the way up.
November 15, 2010 by david

Physics
Two identical ice skaters are holding onto opposite ends of a very long spring with a spring constant of 650 N/m. While spinning in a circle, the skaters frequency of revolution is measured to be 0.85 Hz. Calculate the mass of the skaters. m = 45.6 kg
November 25, 2012 by Anonymous

phisics
plzz help me with my homework!!! Tarzan, played by Patrick Huard, 60 kg, must cross a stream 5 m wide, and full of hungry crocodiles. To do this, decides to slide along a sloping tree trunk, hollowed and moist so that there is no friction. After the trunk, there is a part of 3...
November 16, 2011 by sarah

Phisics
Two identical springs (neglect their masses) are used to “play catch” with a small block of mass 200 g (see the figure). Spring A is attached to the floor and compressed 10.0 cm with the mass on the end of it (loosely). Spring A is released from rest and the mass is ...
July 3, 2011 by Luis

physics
A spring of force constant 655 N/m is used to launch a 5.25 kg mass from the edge of a frictionless table that is 1.20 m above the floor. How far horizontally away from the table will the mass land if the spring was compressed 42.0 cm before launching?
February 13, 2014 by Ben

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 ...
October 14, 2008 by Ring

Physics
A small ball is attached to one end of a spring that has an unstrained length of 0.202 m. The spring is held by the other end, and the ball is whirled around in a horizontal circle at a speed of 3.18 m/s. The spring remains nearly parallel to the ground during the motion and ...
November 29, 2012 by Elizabeth

Physics
A small ball is attached to one end of a spring that has an unstrained length of 0.202 m. The spring is held by the other end, and the ball is whirled around in a horizontal circle at a speed of 3.18 m/s. The spring remains nearly parallel to the ground during the motion and ...
November 30, 2012 by Elizabeth

physics
A 0.150 block moving vertically upward collides with a light vertical spring and compresses it 4.50 before coming to rest. If the spring constant is 54.0 , what was the initial speed of the block? (Ignore energy losses to sound and other factors during the collision.)
December 17, 2009 by Ramon

Physics help
A 0.50-kg block rests on a horizontal, frictionless surface, it is pressed against a light spring having a spring constant of k = 800 N/m, with an initial compression of 2.0 cm. To what height h does the block rise when moving up the incline? what would be the h if the ...
June 17, 2012 by user

physics
A 12 kg block is released from rest on a 30 degree fricitonless incline. Below the block is a spring that can be compressed 2 cm by a force of 270 N. The block momentarily srops when it compresses the spring by 5.5 cm. a) How far does the block move down the incline from its ...
January 5, 2007 by Jamie

Physics- springs
Block A has a mass 1.00kg, and block B has a mass 3.00 kg. the blocks are forced together, compressing a spring S between them; then the system is released from rest on a level, frictionless surface. The spring which egligible mass, is not fastened to either block and drops to...
April 25, 2012 by David E.

physics
How you find the oscillation period of a mass if not given the mass, or spring constant? A mass is attached to a vertical spring, which then goes into oscillation. At the high point of the oscillation, the spring is in the original unstretched equilibrium position it had ...
April 3, 2014 by Win

physics
How you find the oscillation period of a mass if not given the mass, or spring constant? A mass is attached to a vertical spring, which then goes into oscillation. At the high point of the oscillation, the spring is in the original unstretched equilibrium position it had ...
April 3, 2014 by Win

physics
two blocks wood Aand B are coupled spring they are placed on a frictionless table .the spring is stretched and release show that kinetic energy of A divided by kinetic energy of B equal to mass of B divided by mass of ?
February 3, 2013 by amruta bante

Physics
The drawing shows an ideal gas confined to a cylinder by a massless piston that is attached to an ideal spring. Outside the cylinder is a vacuum. The cross-sectional area of the piston is A = 2.50 10-3 m2. The initial pressure, volume, and temperature of the gas are, ...
November 16, 2011 by Jasmin

Physics
The drawing shows an ideal gas confined to a cylinder by a massless piston that is attached to an ideal spring. Outside the cylinder is a vacuum. The cross-sectional area of the piston is A = 2.50 10-3 m2. The initial pressure, volume, and temperature of the gas are, ...
November 16, 2011 by Angie

physics (3 seperate questions)
1. A small fly of mass 0.26 g is caught in a spider's web. The web vibrates predominately with a frequency of 4.2 Hz. Find the effective spring stiffness constant k for the web. Hint: use natural frequency of oscillations formula. N/m 2. At what frequency would you expect the ...
March 28, 2011 by Anonymous

Energy (physics)
The wound spring of a clock would possess the same potential as kinetic energy. I am I correct in that statement. No. The wound spring has PE. Now what is this writing of KE? What is moving? how is it connected or related to the wound spring?
November 5, 2006 by tatiana

Physics
A thin uniform rod has mass M = 0.5 kg and length L= 0.49 m. It has a pivot at one end and is at rest on a compressed spring as shown in (A). The rod is released from an angle θ1= 55.0o, and moves through its horizontal position at (B) and up to (C) where it stops with &#...
February 11, 2014 by Tomas

Physics
A spring is mounted horizontally. A crate which has a mass of 8.5kg is pressed against the spring with a force of 350N. As a result the spring is compressed a distance of 82.0cm. The mass is then released and is allowed to slide along the horizontal, frictionless surface. What...
February 25, 2012 by Rob

physics
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.
February 24, 2011 by sk

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]
July 4, 2012 by Vanessa

Phisics
An object with mass 2.0kg is attached to a spring with spring stiffness constant 240N/m and is executing simple harmonic motion. When the object is 2.2×10−2m from its equilibrium position, it is moving with a speed of 0.65m/s . Calculate the amplitude of the motion.
November 27, 2013 by Dani

Physics
A spring with k=40.0 N/m is at the base of a frictionless 30.0 degree inclined plane. A 0.50-kg object is pressed against the spring, compressing it 0.20m from its equilibrium position. The object is then released. If the object is not attatched to the spring, how far up the ...
March 26, 2011 by Work needed!

Physics
A spring with k=40.0 N/m is at the base of a frictionless 30.0 degree inclined plane. A 0.50-kg object is pressed against the spring, compressing it 0.20m from its equilibrium position. The object is then released. If the object is not attatched to the spring, how far up the ...
March 27, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics, spring force
To compute work done by the spring force, calculate the area of a: a)rectangle b)circle c)triangle The spring force changes as a function distance, so triangle if on a F vs x plot
March 3, 2007 by Anonymous

physics please help
suppose a cart of mass m = 969 g is initial moving at speed v0 = 5.17 m/s. It strikes a spring attached to a fixed wall, comes to a stop, and bounces back at speed vf = 4.48 m/s. Assume the track is frictionless. a) Find the magnitude of the impulse exerted by the spring on ...
November 1, 2010 by john

physics
A block of mass m = 0.605 kg is fastened to an unstrained horizontal spring whose spring constant is k = 67.5 N/m. The block is given a displacement of +0.120 m, where the + sign indicates that the displacement is along the +x axis, and then released from rest. (a) What is the...
June 8, 2014 by twill

DrRuss/bobpursley/drwls please help!!!
Can you please clarify your response to my post Wednesday April 4th at 8:53pm and 8:54pm. Thanks for all of your help!!! pleasde repost it. Yes, repost it. Go to it, copy, and paste it here. Thanks. A vertical spring with a spring constant of 450 N/m is mounted on the floor. ...
April 6, 2007 by Mary

physics
a circuit consists of two identical parallel metallic plates connected by identical metallic springs to a 102V battery. With the switch open, the plates are uncharged, are separated by a distance d=7.80mm, and have a capacitance C=2.00microF. When the switch is closed, the ...
September 29, 2010 by Tracy

college physcs
A 0.150 block moving vertically upward collides with a light vertical spring and compresses it 4.50 before coming to rest. If the spring constant is 54.0 , what was the initial speed of the block? (Ignore energy losses to sound and other factors during the collision.)
December 17, 2009 by Ramon

physics
A 0.150 kg block moving vertically upward collides with a light vertical spring and compresses it 4.50cm before coming to rest. If the spring constant is 54.0 N/m, what was the initial speed of the block? (Ignore energy losses to sound and other factors during the collision.)
December 18, 2009 by Ramon

simple harmonic motion.
A 5.80 kg object on a horizontal frictionless surface is attached to a spring with spring constant 860 N/m. The object is displaced from equilibrium 50.0 cm horizontally and given an initial velocity of 9.9 m/s back toward the equilibrium position. (a) What is the frequency of...
February 4, 2011 by rock

physics
a plank of mass 5kg is placed on a frictionless horizontal table. further a block of mass 2kg is placed over the plank. A mass-less spring of natural length 2m is fixed to the plank by its one end. The other end of spring is compressed by the block by half of its springs ...
January 16, 2011 by sreeram

physics
a plank of mass 5kg is placed on a frictionless horizontal table. further a block of mass 2kg is placed over the plank. A mass-less spring of natural length 2m is fixed to the plank by its one end. The other end of spring is compressed by the block by half of its springs ...
January 16, 2011 by jessy

Lakshman
A 2M box is set on top of a 12M box. There is friction beween the masses. The 12M box is pushed against a spring. The spring is compressed a distance X by a 12 M mass. The 2M box does not slide from its position on top of the 12M mass. (the two masses are at rest in respect to...
December 12, 2011 by Uma

physics
A 1.20 block is attached to a spring with spring constant 14.0 . While the block is sitting at rest, a student hits it with a hammer and almost instantaneously gives it a speed of 50.0 . What is The block's speed at the point where = 0.350 A?
September 21, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
A 1.20 block is attached to a spring with spring constant 14.0 . While the block is sitting at rest, a student hits it with a hammer and almost instantaneously gives it a speed of 50.0 . What is The block's speed at the point where = 0.350 A?
September 21, 2010 by Anonymous

Physics
1. A force F = (3.99xi + 2.86yj) N acts on an object as it moves in the x direction from the origin to x = 4.45 m. Calculate the work done on the object by the force. Attemp: since we only consider x direction i multiplied 3.99 by 4.45 but it didnt work out. 2. A 10.6 kg ...
October 28, 2010 by Lyn

physics
A light spring having a force constant of 130N/m is used to pull a 7.50kg sled on a horizontal frictionless ice rink. The sled has an acceleration of 2.50m/s^2? Part A: By how much does the spring stretch if it pulls on the sled horizontally? X=0.144m Part B: By how much does ...
September 26, 2013 by lori

Physics
frictionless block of mass 1.65 kg is attached to an ideal spring with force constant 340 N/m . At t=0 the spring is neither stretched nor compressed and the block is moving in the negative direction at a speed of 12.7 m/s . A-Find the amplitude. B-Find the phase angle.
January 2, 2007 by Hadi

physics
a spring of force constant 'k' is cut into 2 parts whose lengths are in the ratio 1:2.The 2 parts are now connected in parallel and a block of mass 'm' is suspended at the end of the combined spring.find the period of oscillation performed by the block
August 8, 2012 by akshara

physics
A copper rod of length 0.83 m is lying on a frictionless table (see the drawing). Each end of the rod is attached to a fixed wire by an unstretched spring that has a spring constant of k = 73 N/m. A magnetic field with a strength of 0.17 T is oriented perpendicular to the ...
March 25, 2013 by VictorD2

Physics
A 0.40kg block is held against a compressed spring of stiffness 68.2N/m and compression 0.64m parallel to a 24 degree incline that is 1.27m long.  The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the incline is 0.34.  The external force holding the block against the...
October 15, 2012 by Alphonse

PHYSICS
A block of mass m lies on a horizontal frictionless surface and is attached to one end of a horizontal spring (spring constant k) whose other end is fixed. The block is initially at rest at the position where the spring is unstretched (x = 0) when a constant horizontal force ...
October 21, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics... Help!
A bullet of mass m=0.060 kg hits a 5.0 kg block with an initial speed of 225 m/s. The block is connected to a spring that is attached to a wall. The friction between the block and the table is negligible. Upon impact, the bullet bounces back from the box with a speed of 75 m/s...
October 28, 2012 by Rob

physics
Suppose that a 200g mass (0.20kg) is oscillating at the end of a spring upon a horizontal surface that is essentially friction-free. The spring can be both stretched and compressed and have a spring constant of 240N/m. It was originally stretched a distance of 12cm (0.12m) ...
March 13, 2012 by Kayla

physics
A block of mass m1 = 2.4 kg initially moving to the right with a speed of 3.3 m/s on a frictionless, horizontal track collides with a spring attached to a second block of mass m2 = 4.1 kg initially moving to the left with a speed of 1.5 m/s as shown in figure (a). The spring ...
October 14, 2013 by Leticia

physics
a mass of 0.7kg is attached to a horizontal spring (k=5.2) the spring is compressed to 20cm and released . assume that the spring is ideal and frictionless and the mass oscillates horizontally, 1.what is the amplitude of oscillation 2.what is the maximum speed 3.what are the ...
July 4, 2012 by QiQi

Physics
A 1.00 kg block is attached to a spring with spring constant 14 N/m. While the block is sitting at rest, a student hits it with a hammer and almost instantaneously gives it a speed of 31 cm/s. What is the amplitude of the subsequent oscillations?What is the block's speed at ...
January 26, 2012 by Taylor

Physics--Please Help!!
A bullet of mass m=0.060 kg hits a 5.0 kg block with an initial speed of 225 m/s. The block is connected to a spring that is attached to a wall. The friction between the block and the table is negligible. Upon impact, the bullet bounces back from the box with a speed of 75 m/s...
October 28, 2012 by Rob

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

math
block A: mass = 100·g, spring stretched 10·cm block B: mass = 400·g, spring stretched 20·cm block C: mass = 200·g, spring stretched 20·cm block D: mass = 200·g, spring stretched 20·cm Rank the blocks, from largest to smallest, based on the potential energy stored in the spring...
October 25, 2011 by jen

physics
A 85 kg trampoline artist jumps vertically upward from the top of a platform with a speed of 3.5 m/s. How fast is he going as he lands on the trampoline, 3.0 m below? If the trampoline behaves like a spring of spring constant 5.2 x 10^4 N/m, how far does he depress it? My ...
May 28, 2007 by micole

physics
A box of mass 10kg starts from rest and slide down a plane angled at 45 degrees to the horizontal. the box slides 2m down the plane before it encounters a spring with constant k=500 N/m which causes it to come to rest. What will the maximum compression of the spring be: a) ...
October 31, 2010 by manu

physics
A box of mass 10kg starts from rest and slide down a plane angled at 45 degrees to the horizontal. the box slides 2m down the plane before it encounters a spring with constant k=500 N/m which causes it to come to rest. What will the maximum compression of the spring be: a) ...
October 31, 2010 by amy

science
a 25 lb block has an initial speed of vo=10ft/s when it is midway between springs A and B. After striking spring B, it rebounds and slides across the horizontal plane toward spring A, etc. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the plane and the block is mew k= 0.4, ...
November 25, 2008 by sarah

Physics
A bullet is fired into a block of wood with speed 250 m/s. The block is attached to a spring that has a spring of 200 N/m. The block embedded bullet compresses the spring a distance of 30.0 cm to the right. Determine the mass of the wooden block
March 21, 2014 by Dale

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 ...
August 4, 2011 by Melissa

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 ...
August 5, 2011 by Melissa

Engineering
A 50 lb bar rotates clockwise 2 rad/s. The spring attached to its end always remains vertical due to the roller guide at C. If the spring has an unstretched length of 2 ft and a stiffness of k=6lb/ft, determine the angular velovity of the bar the instant it has rotated 30 ...
May 1, 2011 by help please

Physics
A dart gun where you compress the spring and it shoots a rubber dart of a mass 0.122 kg. The dart is shot vertically and gains 2.50 m. a) what speed did the dart leave the toy gun? b) If the spring is compressed 0.125 m what is the elasticity coefficient of the spring?
June 21, 2014 by Michel

physics
a block of mass 0,5kg is attached to a spring.The spring is compressed to a distance of 0,1m .The block is released .The block moves 0.07m past the eequilibrium position .What is the force of friction that does work on the block? spring const is 500. F -kx -500 x .07
August 29, 2014 by ruby

phsyics
An accelerometer in a control system consists of a 4.70 g object sliding on a horizontal rail. A low-mass spring is connected between the object and a flange at one end of the rail. Grease on the rail makes static friction negligible, but rapidly damps out vibrations of the ...
October 10, 2012 by Anonymous

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