posted by Elizabeth .
A 0.56-kg metal sphere oscillates at the end of a vertical spring. As the spring stretches from 0.13 to 0.26 m (relative to its unstrained length), the speed of the sphere decreases from 5.45 to 4.90 m/s. What is the spring constant of the spring? (The sphere hangs from the bottom of the spring.)
Answer in N/m