Physics

A 10kg particle undergoes simple harmonic motion with an amplitude of 2.0mm, a maximum acceleration of 8.0x10^3 m/s^2, and an unknown phase constant (phi) What are:
a.) the period of the motion
b.) the maximum speed of the particle
c.) total mechanical energy of the oscillator

What is the magnitude of the force on the particle when the particle is at:
d.) its maximum displacement
e.) half its maximum displacement

I have the answers from the back of the book, but I don't know which equations to use! Any help would be very appreciated!

  1. 0
  2. 0
  3. 20
asked by Greg

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Physics

    A 10kg particle undergoes simple harmonic motion with an amplitude of 2.0mm, a maximum acceleration of 8.0x10^3 m/s^2, and an unknown phase constant (phi) What are: a.) the period of the motion b.) the maximum speed of the

    asked by Greg on November 30, 2010
  2. Physics: Simple Harmonic Motion

    A 10kg particle undergoes simple harmonic motion with an amplitude of 2.0mm, a maximum acceleration of 8.0x10^3 m/s^2, and an unknown phase constant (phi) What are: a.) the period of the motion b.) the maximum speed of the

    asked by Greg on December 2, 2010
  3. physics

    A 10 g particle undergoes Simple Harmonic Motion with an amplitude of 2.0 mm, a maximum acceleration of magnitude 8.0 X 10^3 m/s^2, and an unknown phase constant, theta. What are a.) the period of the motion, b.) the maximum speed

    asked by Scott on November 30, 2010
  4. Physics (Oscillation)

    If a particle moves in simple harmonic motion with a frequency of 3.00 Hz and an amplitude of 5.00 cm through what total distance does the particle move during one cycle of its motion, what is its maximum speed, where does this

    asked by James on September 8, 2010
  5. Physics

    A particle executing simple harmonic motion of amplitude 5 cm and period 2 s. Find the speed of the particle at a point where its acceleration is half of its maximum value

    asked by Anushka on August 17, 2016
  6. physics

    A particle that undergoes simple harmonic motion has a period of 0.4 s and an amplitude of 12 mm. The maximam velocity of the particle is?

    asked by Abdela on February 16, 2012
  7. simple harmonic motion

    A 50-g mass is attached to a spring and undergoes simple harmonic motion. Its maximum acceleration is 15m/s2 and its maximum speed is 3.5m/s . Determine the angular frequency. Determine the spring constant. Determine the amplitude

    asked by little wayne on December 4, 2014
  8. Physics HELP!

    A 50-g mass is attached to a spring and undergoes simple harmonic motion. Its maximum acceleration is 15m/s2 and its maximum speed is 3.5m/s . Determine the angular frequency. Determine the spring constant. Determine the amplitude

    asked by Jane on December 10, 2014
  9. Science

    A particle in simple harmonic motion has a period of 0.4s. If the maximum speed attained during the motion is 0.3s, what is the amplitude of the motion?

    asked by Olajumoke on June 9, 2018
  10. Physic

    A particle of mass 1kg undergoes simple harmonic motion and its potential energy U changes with displacement x from a fixed point as shown below. Determine a) amplitude b) period Help me guys...

    asked by Ellise on October 3, 2016

More Similar Questions