Tuesday

February 9, 2016
Number of results: 44,999

**physics**

A 0.11kg mass is vibrating at the end of a horizontal spring along a frictionless surface. If the spring constant is 0.52 N/m, what is the displacement of the mass when the acceleration of the mass is 0.25m/s^2?
*November 24, 2010 by jane*

**Dynamics**

A ball is launched up an inclined wall by a spring. The spring has a spring constant of 12.2 kN/m and is initially compressed 0.3m. The ball has a mass of 1.7 kg, a radius of 0.045m, and a moment of inertia of 0.0014kg*m^2. You can assume the ball rolls along the surface ...
*August 23, 2015 by Howard*

**Physics**

A ball is launched up an inclined wall by a spring. The spring has a spring constant of 12.2 kN/m and is initially compressed 0.3m. The ball has a mass of 1.7 kg, a radius of 0.045m, and a moment of inertia of 0.0014kg*m^2. You can assume the ball rolls along the surface ...
*August 23, 2015 by Howard*

**Physics Class**

A 166 g mass is attached to a horizontally mounted spring. It is pulled out to stretch the spring and then released. You determine the period of the oscilliation to be 1.0 seconds. What is the acceleration of the mass (magnitude) when the spring is stretched 33 cm during the ...
*April 27, 2011 by Paige*

**Physics**

A 5 kg mass is thrown up with a velocity of 4 m/s from a height of 30 m onto a spring with a relaxed length of 10 m, and a constant of 400 N/m. What will the maximum compression of the spring be? What will the speed of the object be when the spring is compressed 0.3 m? HERE'S ...
*January 15, 2009 by Bartholomew*

**Physics**

A uniform bar of iron is supported by a lon, uniform Hooke's Law spring. The spring is cut in half exactly and the two pieces are used to support the same bar. If the whole spring is stretched by 4 cm in the first bar (that is not cut in half) how much would each spring ...
*July 20, 2011 by Capreeca*

**physics**

An apple (m = 125g) is attached to a vertical spring (from a ceiling) that has a k value of 55 N/m. The apple is held up so the spring is un-stretched. When the apple is released, a) how far will the spring stretch? b) How fast will it be going when it has fallen 4.0cm?
*March 28, 2013 by R*

**Physics**

A block of mass m = 4.30 kg slides along a horizontal table with speed v0 = 8.50 m/s. At x = 0 it hits a spring with spring constant k = 31.00 N/m and it also begins to experience a friction force. The coefficient of friction is given by μ = 0.150. How far has the spring ...
*October 5, 2014 by Olivia*

**Physics**

In a railroad yard, a 2.0×104 kg boxcar moving at 10m/s is brought to a stop by a spring-loaded bumper mounted at the end of the level track. If the spring constant 1.7 MN/m , how far does it compress in stopping the boxcar? What do i do?
*March 20, 2009 by James*

**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.
*December 18, 2011 by Dia*

**Physics**

Your new designer chair has an S-shaped tubular metal frame that behaves just like a spring with the spring constant 13500 N/m. When your friend, who weighs 910 N, sits on the chair, how far does it bend?
*September 26, 2014 by erika*

**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*

**College Physics**

1. A spring gun is made by compressing a spring ina tube and then altching the spring at the compressed position. A 4.97-g pellet is placed against the compressed and latched spring. The spring latches at a compression of 4.06 cm, and it takes a force of 9.12 N to compress the...
*June 29, 2011 by Jane*

**Physics**

A 3.5 kg object is suspended from a spring of spring constant 725 N/m. Starting from the equilibrium position, the object has an initial speed of 7.9 m/s. What is the maximum displacement of the object during its subsequent motion? (In cm)
*February 26, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 3.5 kg object is suspended from a spring of spring constant 725 N/m. Starting from the equilibrium position, the object has an initial speed of 7.9 m/s. What is the maximum displacement of the object during its subsequent motion? (In cm)
*February 26, 2008 by c*

**Physics-- urgent**

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 ...
*October 25, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics(URGENT!!!!!)**

A block of mass m=2 kg on a horizontal surface is connected to a spring connected to a wall (see figure). The spring has a spring constant k= 12 N/m. The static friction coefficient between the block and the surface is μs= 0.6 , and the kinetic friction coefficient is &#...
*November 3, 2013 by Anonimus*

**physics please hep**

Suppose that the graph of force vs. time for a very unusual spring has only straight lines. The cart hits the spring at t = 3.00 s, so force F = 0 up to that point. Then, after t = 3.00 s, the force increases linearly until it reaches a maximum at Fmax = 6.74 N at time t = 3....
*November 1, 2010 by taylor*

**Physics**

A spring of spring constant k is attached to a support at the bottom of a ramp that makes an angle θ with the horizontal. A block of inertia m is pressed against the free end of the spring until the spring is compressed a distance d from its relaxed length. Call this ...
*October 30, 2015 by Cbro*

**Physics**

A toy gun uses a spring with a force constant of 300. N/m to propel a 10.0-g steel ball. If the spring is compressed 7.00 cm and friction is negligible: (a) How much force is needed to compress the spring? (b) To what maximum height can the ball be shot? (c) At what angles ...
*June 10, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics help pleaseeee**

A horizontal spring with a spring constant of 200.0 N/m is compressed 25.0 cm and used to launch a 3.00 kg block across a frictionless surface. After the block travels some distance, the block goes up a 32 degree incline that has a coefficient of friction of 0.25 between the ...
*November 16, 2011 by Me*

**Physics Help Please**

A horizontal spring with a spring constant of 200.0 N/m is compressed 25.0 cm and used to launch a 3.00 kg block across a frictionless surface. After the block travels some distance, the block goes up a 32 degree incline that has a coefficient of friction of 0.25 between the ...
*November 17, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

"Relative" is an important word. Block L of mass mL = 1.90 kg and block R of mass mR = 0.500 kg are held in place with a compressed spring between them. When the blocks are released, the spring sends them sliding across a frictionless floor. (The spring has negligible mass and...
*February 25, 2007 by COFFEE*

**physics**

two air carts of mass m1=0.84kg and m2=0.42kg are placed on a frictionless track. cart1 is at rest and has a spring bumper of constant force F=690N/m.cart2 has a metal bumper and moves towards cart1 with a speed V=0.68m/s. A) what is the speed of the two carts at the momentum ...
*July 6, 2011 by said*

**Physics**

A rod with cross-sectional area A and length L is made from a material with a Young's modulus of Y. This rod could be considered an extremely stiff spring with some spring constant k. Find an expression for k in terms of the other quantities.
*February 25, 2011 by Jane*

**Physics 103**

Your new designer chair has an S-shaped tubular metal frame that behaves just like a spring with the spring constant 13000 N/m. When your friend, who weighs 940 N, sits on the chair, how far does it bend?
*September 24, 2014 by Molly*

**physics **

A large fake cookie sliding on a horizontal surface is attached to one end of a horizontal spring with spring constant k = 430 N/m; the other end of the spring is fixed in place. The cookie has a kinetic energy of 21.0 J as it passes through the spring's equilibrium position. ...
*November 18, 2013 by wee*

**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 17, 2013 by leonard *

**science**

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 18, 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 18, 2013 by Allan*

**physics**

A 0.70 kg block along a horizontal track has a speed of 1.10 m/s immediately before colliding with a light spring of force constant 3.50 N/m located at the end of the track. (a) What is the spring’s maximum compression if the track is frictionless?
*October 11, 2012 by Anonymous*

**magnetis**

A metal spring can be used as a solenoid. The spring is stretched slightly, and a current is passed through it. The resulting magnetic field will cause the spring to a. collapse (shorten) b. stretch (lengthen) c. not change (nothing happens) d. ranslate along the current ...
*December 18, 2013 by colin*

**Physics Check My Work Please**

A mass is attached to a spring is 0.2 kg. The spring's constant is 40 N/m. The mass is stretched to a position of 0.3 m and released. The final position is 0.1 m. #1) Find the change in potential energy of the system. #2) What is the work done by the spring? #1) Change in P.E...
*November 30, 2015 by Jose Luis*

**Physics Check my work please**

A mass is attached to a spring is 0.2 kg. The spring's constant is 40 N/m. The mass is stretched to a position of 0.3 m and released. The final position is 0.1 m. #1) Find the change in potential energy of the system. #2) What is the work done by the spring? #1) Change in P.E...
*November 30, 2015 by Jose Luis*

**physics**

Ok, I am not sure how to about about solving this problem and have been staring at it and drawing pictures for several hours now. Do I use the spring equation for potential energy? Or is it a momentum problem where I should assume the spring has it's own velocity? Any help is ...
*October 19, 2008 by Alice*

**physics**

A small steel ball bearing with a mass of 10 g is on a short compressed spring. When aimed vertically and suddenly released, the spring sends the bearing to a height of 1.19 m. Calculate the speed at which the ball leaves the spring. Calculate the horizontal distance the ball ...
*September 22, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A freight company uses a compressed spring to shoot 2.00 kg packages up a 1.00-m -high frictionless ramp into a truck, as the figure shows. The spring constant is 481 N/m and the spring is compressed 30.0 cm . A. What is the speed of the package when it reaches the truck? B. A...
*November 13, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics **

A spring scale being used to measure the weight of an object reads 12.8 N when it is used on earth. The spring stretches 4.95 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. ...
*March 28, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

In a horizontal spring-mass configuration, the position of the 0.52 kg mass is described by [x = (1.09 m) sin(2.70t)] a) What is in meters the amplitude of these oscillations? b) What is in m/s the maximum speed of the mass under these conditions? c) What is in Joules the ...
*November 12, 2014 by Serena*

**Physics**

A mass m=.5kg on a spring with a spring constant. It is displaced by the distance x_max =20cm (.2m) from equilibrium on a frictionless horizontal surface. At the time t=0s the mass is released and it begins to oscillate. Assume that T=3.14s. Find the following for when t=0, T/...
*January 30, 2008 by Andrea*

**physics**

LOOP, SPRING AND BEAD (14 points possible) 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 (...
*October 17, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

LOOP, SPRING AND BEAD (14 points possible) 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 (...
*October 18, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

LOOP, SPRING AND BEAD (14 points possible) 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 (...
*October 18, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

The drawing shows a block (m = 1.5 kg) and a spring (k = 300 N/m) on a frictionless incline. The spring is compressed by x0 = 0.34 m relative to its unstrained position at x = 0 m and then released. What is the speed of the block when the spring is still compressed by xf = 0....
*November 16, 2010 by Katha Mayur*

**Math/Physics**

I am given a damping constant of 20 dyne*sec/meter...do I need to convert this if the rest of my givens are, for mass = 2kg, k (spring constant) = 82 N/m. I am trying to find the equation of motion of a spring but cannot solve it until I know how to convert/if I need to ...
*July 13, 2007 by COFFEE*

**physics**

2. When a 625g mass is attached to a vertical spring, the spring stretches by 16cm. How much mass must be attached to the spring to result in a .78s period of oscillation?
*October 23, 2012 by Quita*

**physics**

A block of mass = 0.85 kg is connected to a spring of force constant = 775N/m on a smooth, horizontal surface. 1) Plot the potential energy of the spring from = -5.00 cm to = 5.00 cm. 2) Determine the turning points of the block if its speed at x = 0 is 1.1 m/s I am so stumped...
*October 16, 2011 by leeece*

**physics**

A block of mass = 0.85 kg is connected to a spring of force constant = 775N/m on a smooth, horizontal surface. 1) Plot the potential energy of the spring from = -5.00 cm to = 5.00 cm. 2) Determine the turning points of the block if its speed at x = 0 is 1.1 m/s I am so stumped...
*October 16, 2011 by leeece*

**mechanics_ physics**

1.20kg mass is dropped from a height of 0.9M unto a spring with force constant K= 120N/m and negligible mass. Find the maximum distance the spring will compressed pls show full working and indicate formular.
*January 6, 2013 by precious*

**mechanics_ physics**

1.20kg mass is dropped from a height of 0.9M unto a spring with force constant K= 120N/m and negligible mass. Find the maximum distance the spring will compressed pls show full working and indicate formular.
*January 6, 2013 by precious*

**Physics**

Imagine a horizontal spring with an elastic constant of 26.5 N/m, held in place just above an air table. If a 2.00 kg mass traveling at 1.50 m/s slams axially into the end of the spring, by how much will it be compressed in bringing the mass to rest?
*November 17, 2015 by Eric*

**physics**

A 50.0 kg girl bounces up and down on a pogo stick. The girl has an instantaneous acceleration of 2.0 m/s^2 when the displacement is -8.0cm. What is the spring constant of the pogo sticks spring?
*November 24, 2010 by jane*

**physics**

To stretch a certain spring by 2.00 cm from its equilibrium position requires 9.50 J of work. a. What is the force constant of this spring? b. What was the maximum force required to stretch it by that distance?
*March 6, 2011 by Ana*

**physics**

Your new designer chair has an S-shaped tubular metal frame that behaves just like a spring. When your friend, who weighs 580 N, sits on the chair, it bends downward 5 cm. What is the spring constant for this chair?
*March 10, 2011 by olga*

**physics**

A 0.230-kg block along a horizontal track has a speed of 1.70 m/s immediately before colliding with a light spring of force constant 48.0 N/m located at the end of the track. What is the spring's maximum compression if the track is frictionless?
*July 4, 2012 by krys*

**Physics**

At an outdoor market, a bunch of bananas is set into oscillatory motion with an amplitude of 30.0781 cm on a spring with a spring constant of 15.7711 N/m. The mass of the bananas is 69.6297 kg. What is the speed of the bananas? Answer in units of m/s
*May 6, 2013 by dallas*

**Physics**

Hooke's law states that it takes a force equal to kΔx is required to stretch a sorting a distance Δx beyond its rest length. A) determine a formula in terms of k & Δx that represents the amount of work required to stretch a spring to a distance Δx. Hint: ...
*January 3, 2014 by Sandara*

**physics**

A spring with k = 53 N/m hangs vertically next to the 15 cm mark on the ruler. If a 2.5 kg mass is now attached to the end of the spring, where will the end of the spring line up with the ruler marks
*August 19, 2010 by kathy*

**phyics**

A hand exerciser utilizes a coiled spring. A force of 86.9 N is required to compress the spring by 0.0231 m. Determine the force needed to compress the spring by 0.0432 m.
*November 12, 2013 by Joey*

**PHYSICS**

A block weighs 15 N and is suspended from a spring that is attached to the ceiling. The spring stretches by 0.075 m from its unstrained length. By how much does the spring stretch when a 24-N block is suspended from it?
*November 4, 2015 by Anonymous*

**college physics**

To stretch a spring 7.00 cm from its unstretched length, 16.0 J of work must be done. What is the force constant of this spring? What magnitude force is needed to stretch the spring 7.00 cm from its unstretched length? How much work must be done to compress this spring 4.00 {\...
*September 21, 2010 by jon*

**physics**

A block of mass M connected to an untstretched horizontal spring of spring constant k is hit by a bullet of mass m which has a velocity V just before the collision. The bullet stays in the block. The coefficient of friction between the block and surface is b. Explain how do ...
*April 21, 2011 by Peter*

**Physics**

The work required to bend a steel beam with a spring constant of 10^6 n/m is 5 j. If it is treated like a perfect spring, what is the displacement of the beam? A. 3.2 mm b. .03 m C. 2.5m D. 0.026 m e. 0 Pls show work thank u!
*December 3, 2012 by john*

**Physics**

A spring with a spring constant k=450.0 N/m is attached to a mass of m=8 kg and stretched -0.5 m from its equilibrium position and released. What is the speed of the block when it is at the equilibrium position?
*October 24, 2012 by Davis*

**physics**

A spring and mass system are oscillating with an amplitude of 8.4 cm. The spring constant is 204 N/m and the mass is 540 g. Find the mechanical energy of the system to 2 sf.
*June 15, 2014 by jake*

**physics**

A spring and mass system are oscillating with an amplitude of 5.4 cm. The spring constant is 166 N/m and the mass is 540 g. Find the mechanical energy of the system
*November 8, 2015 by diana*

**physics help!**

Two springs P and Q both obey Hooke’s law. They have spring constants 2k and k respectively.The springs are stretched, separately, by a force that is gradually increased from zero up to a certain maximum value, the same for each spring. The work done in stretching spring P is ...
*October 28, 2014 by Taylor*

**physics**

A block having mass 90 kg.just contact the top of the free end of spring. (1) find the maximum deflection of spring if the block is released instantaneously with zero initial velocity. (2) if the block is very gradually lowered on the spring.
*October 23, 2013 by Sarsi*

**physics (pls help)**

LOOP, SPRING AND BEAD (14 points possible) 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 (...
*October 18, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics pls help**

LOOP, SPRING AND BEAD (14 points possible) 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 (...
*October 18, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

My answer was 19.8 cm but it was incorrect. A basket of negligible weight hangs from a vertical spring scale of force constant 1500 N/m. If you suddenly put a 3.00 kg adobe brick in the basket, find the maximum distance that the spring will stretch. Answer: 3.92 cm If, instead...
*October 9, 2010 by .*

**Physics**

The force required to stretch a spring varies directly with the amount the spring is stretched. A force of 29 pounds is needed to stretch a spring 39 inches. How much force is required to stretch the spring 27 inches? Answer in units of lb
*December 6, 2014 by Dave*

**science**

A light spring is initially used to suspend masses from the ceiling. When a 4.0 kg mass is attached to the spring, its length is 22.0 cm. When an additional 2.3 kg mass is attached to the bottom of the 4.0 kg mass, the spring's length measures 26.8 cm. Determine the spring's ...
*April 12, 2015 by hloni*

**PHYSICS**

An object is attached to an ideal spring. It undergoes a simple harmonic motion with a total energy of E = 2.2 J. The amplitude of the motion is 0.7 m and the maximum speed of the object is 0.5 m/s. Find the spring constant.
*April 7, 2011 by Unknown*

**phsic**

A small steel ball bearing with a mass of 10 g is on a short compressed spring. When aimed vertically and suddenly released, the spring sends the bearing to a height of 1.19 m. Calculate the speed at which the ball leaves the spring.
*September 20, 2010 by penny*

**physics**

When a 0.30-kg mass is attached to a vertical spring, the spring stretches by 15 cm. How much mass (total) must be attached to the spring to result in a 0.86-s period of oscillation?
*November 18, 2010 by aok*

**Physics **

2-A 10.0 Kg block is released from point A in the figure below. The block travels along a smooth frictionless track except for the rough 1 m long portion between points B and C. At the end of the track, the 10 kg block hits a spring of force constant (k) = 2000 N/m, and ...
*May 25, 2013 by Maryam*

**Physics**

An object with mass 8.2 kg is attached to a spring with spring stiffness constant 370 N/m and is executing simple harmonic motion. When the object is 0.16 m from its equilibrium position, it is moving with a speed of 0.31 m/s. Calculate the maximum velocity attained by the ...
*March 5, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

the spring that has spring constant of 100N/M. It is compressed 15cm,then launches a200g block. The horizontal surface is frictionless, but the block has coefficient of kinetic friction on the incline is 0.20. What distance block sail through the air?
*October 18, 2013 by simiso*

**College Physics**

A 1.70 kg object attached to a spring moves without friction and is driven by an external force given by F = (3.00 N) sin(2πt). (a) If the force constant of the spring is 20.0 N/m, determine the period. _____s For this one I tried 2*pi*sqrt(1.7/20) but it said my answer ...
*April 9, 2012 by Anand*

**Physics**

For parts A-C: /^Vo | 2M | velocity into pg. ->R )2m ) ------ top view rear view A car of mass, 2m, is going around a turn at a constant radius, R, with velocity, v0. The turn is not banked – it is a flat surface. Assume the car and the road are on Earth’s surface. a) Is ...
*April 6, 2013 by Greg*

**science**

If the block has a mass 12.3 kg and slides a distance of 6.9 m down the inlcine, calculate the distance x the spring is compressed if the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the incline is 0.3 and the spring constant is 17.4 N/m. Input your answer as a ...
*March 14, 2013 by xolani*

**physics mechanics**

A 2 kg mass rests on a horizontal table with a light spring with a force constant of 200 Nm-1 attached to it. The coefficient of static friction between the mass and the table is 0.7 and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.5. How far must the spring be stretched ...
*October 26, 2013 by njood*

**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**

For this problem, you are allowed to consult with other members of the class, but not with faculty and not with anyone outside the course. Simplify all your expressions. A car of mass, 2m, is going around a turn at a constant radius, R, with velocity, v0. The turn is not ...
*April 6, 2013 by David*

**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*

**mechnics**

a helical spring fixed by the upper end carries a load of 5kg attached to its lower end .Mass is set into vibration and is measured to make 2 oscillation per seconds .calculate 1.the stiffness of the spring 2.the acceleration at any condition along the spring
*February 1, 2016 by japhite*

**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*

**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 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 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*