# spring force

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### Sorry, another math problem please

Hooke's Law asserts that the force required to either stretch or compress a spring from its natural length varies as the displacement. A certain spring is stretched 12 inches beyond its natural length by a 3 lb. weight. Express the force in terms of the displacement for this ...

### collegeMath

The force in newtons needed to stretch a certain spring x centimeters from its resting position is given by the function f(x)=8x^2 where 8 is the spring constant. Find the force needed to stretch the spring 4 centimeters.

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A block rests on a frictionless surface. Find its instantaneous acceleration when the spring on the left is compressed 4.48 cm while the spring on the right is stretched 10.3 cm. Each spring has a force constant of 1.05 103 N/m.

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A child's toy consists of a piece of plastic attached to a spring, as shown below. The spring is compressed against the floor a distance 1.8 cm and released. If the spring constant is 107 N/m, what is the magnitude of the spring force acting on the toy at the moment it is ...

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A spring with a force constant of 5.4 N/m has a relaxed length of 2.63 m. When a mass is attached to the end of the spring and allowed to come to rest, the vertical length of the spring is 3.64 m. Calculate the elastic potential energy stored in the spring. Answer in units of ...

### College Physics

A spring fixed at one end is compressed from its relaxed position by a distance of 0.20 m. See the graph of the applied external force, Fx, versus the position, x, of the spring. (a) Find the work done by the external force in compressing the spring 0.17 m starting from its ...

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A spring that has a force constant of 1100 N/m is mounted vertically on the ground. A block of mass 1.90 kg is dropped from rest from height of 1.65 m above the free end of the spring. By what distance does the spring compress?

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A load of 66 N attached to a spring hanging vertically stretches the spring 8.3 cm. The spring is now placed horizontally on a table and stretched 11 cm. What force is required to stretch it by this amount? Answer in units of N.

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A spring that has a force constant of 1200 N/m is mounted vertically on the ground. A block of mass 1.60 kg is dropped from rest from height of 1.50 m above the free end of the spring. By what distance does the spring compress?

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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 ...

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A steel spring is hung vertically. Using a ruler, the lower end of the spring was measured to be 25.0cm from its upper end. However, when an object of mass 0.500kg it attached to the lower end of the spring the spring stretches to a new length of 45.0cm. With the aid of a ...

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A steel spring is hung vertically. Using a ruler, the lower end of the spring was measured to be 25.0cm from its upper end. However, when an object of mass 0.500kg it attached to the lower end of the spring the spring stretches to a new length of 45.0cm. With the aid of a ...

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A steel spring is hung vertically. Using a ruler, the lower end of the spring was measured to be 25.0cm from its upper end. However, when an object of mass 0.500kg it attracted to the lower end of the spring the spring stretches to a new length of 45.0cm. With the aid of a ...

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A box of mass m=1.5 kg is attached to a spring with force constant k=12 and suspended on a frictionless incline that makes a 30 degree angle with respect to the horizontal. With the spring in its unstretched length, the box is released from rest at x=0. The box slides down the...

### Physics URGENT!!!

A spring of negligible mass stretches 2.14 cm from its relaxed length when a force of 8.40 N is applied. A 1.300 kg particle rests on a frictionless horizontal surface and is attached to the free end of the spring. The particle is displaced from the origin to x=5.00 cm and ...

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When a 8.88 kg mass is placed on top of a vertical spring, the spring compresses 4.54 cm . Part A Find the force constant of the spring. 8.88kg*9.81=87.1128 divided by4.54 =19.187N/CM 0.0001918784141 KN/M IS IT RIGHT? PLS HELP

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Pushing on the pump of a soap dispenser compresses a small spring. When the spring is compressed 0.55 cm , its potential energy is 0.0020 J a.What is the force constant of the spring? i found the fist answer is 130N/M B. What compression is required for the spring potential ...

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The block in the figure below lies on a horizontal frictionless surface and is attached to the free end of the spring, with a spring constant of 65 N/m. Initially, the spring is at its relaxed length and the block is stationary at position x = 0. Then an applied force with a ...

### physics (please check work)

A force of 10N holds an ideals spring with 20-N/m spring constant in compression. The potential energy stored in the spring is: I obtained the answer of 10J. I got thatk= -F/x --> the potential energy of the spring = 1/2kx^2. 10J= 1/2(20N/m)(X)^2. Is that right, i'm not ...

### Physics to be solved

The block in the figure below lies on a horizontal frictionless surface and is attached to the free end of the spring, with a spring constant of 55 N/m. Initially, the spring is at its relaxed length and the block is stationary at position x = 0. Then an applied force with a ...

### 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 ...

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The spring constant of the spring in the ﬁgure is 25 N/m, and the mass of the object is 4 kg. The spring is unstretched and the surface is frictionless. A constant 18 N force is applied horizontally to the object (stretching the spring). v0 = 0 Find the speed of the ...

### Basic Physics

There is a rocket on a stage connected a spring with the spring constant k(N/m). The weights of the rocket and the stage are m(kg) and M(kg), respectively. The length of the spring without the stage and rocket or free is h0(m) and it becomes shrunk to h(m) on putting the ...

### Physics Help PLEASE!!!

A spring that is 0.7 m in length elongates to 1.06 m when a 20 Newton force is exerted to stretch the spring. By how much more does the spring stretch when an additional 8 Newtons of force is exerted on it? 1.01 0.053 0.072 0.45 0.144 0.561 0.736 1.06 I think there are 3 parts...

### physics help needed very urgent !!!

The block in the figure below lies on a horizontal frictionless surface and is attached to the free end of the spring, with a spring constant of 55 N/m. Initially, the spring is at its relaxed length and the block is stationary at position x = 0. Then an applied force with a ...

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2. You push a 2.0 Kg block against a horizontal spring (the spring constant is k=200 N/m) compressing it by 15 cm. Then you release the block and the spring sends it sliding across a tabletop. The block stops 75 cm from where you released it. (a) Find the work done by the ...

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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 ...

### 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 {\...

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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?

### Physics ( elestic potential energy)

A spring with a force of 5.2 N/m has a relaxed length of 2.45. When a mass is attached to the end of the spring and allowed to come to rest. the vertical length of the spring is 3.57m. Calculate the elastic potential energy stored in the spring.

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A hand exerciser utilizes a coiled spring. A force of 82.0 N is required to compress the string by 0.0191 m. Determine the force needed to compress the spring by 0.0520 m.

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A 250 g block is dropped onto a relaxed veritcal spring that has a spring constant of k=2.5 N/cm. The block becomes attached to the spring and compresses the spring 12 cm befor momentarily stopping. While the spring is being compressed, what work is done on the block by a) the...

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A spring of force constant 1500N/m is acted upon by a constant force of 75N.calculate the potential energy stored in the spring.

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a spring of force constant 1500N/m is acted upon Hy a constant force of 75N .calculate the potential energy stored in the spring

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A spring of force constant 1500NM is acted upon by a constant force of 75N. calculate the potential energy stored in the spring.

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Suppose the block is released from rest with the spring compressed 5.50 cm. The mass of the block is 1.60 kg and the force constant of the spring is 965 N/m . Assume the surface is frictionless. A) What is the speed of the block when the spring expands to a compression of only...

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When a block is placed on top of a vertical spring, the spring compresses 4.40 cm. Find the mass of the block, given that the force constant of the spring is 1600 N/m.

### Calculus 2

Suppose that a spring has a natural length of 25 cm, and that 8 J of work is needed to stretch from a length of 50 cm to 80 cm. How far beyond its natural length will a force of 32 N keep the spring stretched? **I've tried calculating the spring constant using ...

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An ideal spring with a force constant (spring constant) of 15 N/m is initially compressed by 3.0 cm from its uncompressed position. How much work is required to compress the spring an additional 4.0 cm?

### 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 ...

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In an arcade game, a 0.18 kg disk is shot across a frictionless horizontal surface by being compressed against a spring and then released. If the spring has a spring constant of 237 N/m and is compressed from its equilibrium position by 6.6 cm, what is the magnitude of the ...

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In an arcade game, a 0.12 kg disk is shot across a frictionless horizontal surface by being compressed against a spring and then released. If the spring has a spring constant of 230 N/m and is compressed from its equilibrium position by 8.0 cm, what is the magnitude of the ...

### Math-120

If a force of 5 pounds stretches the spring 2 inches, Find K. How much force is necessary to stretch the spring 14 inches

### Physics(Checking answer)

Sorry for the re-post but I really need to know this, but now I just want to know if the question is right. A spring with a force of 5.2 N/m has a relaxed length of 2.45. When a mass is attached to the end of the spring and allowed to come to rest. the vertical length of the ...

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A bullet of mass 15 gm is shot horizontally into a 15 kg block of wood attached to a spring of spring constant 1000 N/m. The force of the impact compresses the spring 10 cm. What is the velocity of the bullet?

### aaa

You find that if you hang a 1.85 weight from a vertical spring, it stretches 5.50 . What is the force constant of this spring in N/m? How much mass should you hang from the spring so it will stretch by 8.45 from its original, unstretched length?

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A vertically hanging spring has a mass of 50 N hanging from it. Under these conditions, the spring stretches 10 cm. The spring is then placed on a horizontal table and stretched 20 cm. What force is required in the second scenario?

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The force required to stretch a Hooke’s-law spring varies from 0 N to 68.1 N as we stretch the spring by moving one end 16.2 cm from its unstressed position. Find the work done in stretching the spring

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a force of 125N is required to extend a spring by 2.8cm. what force is required to stretch the same spring by 3.2cm

### Physics - spring balls

A 275g ball is resting on top of the spring that is mounted on the floor. You exert a force of 325N on the ball and it compresses the spring 44.5cm. If you release the ball from the position, how high above the equilibrium position of the spring-ball system will the ball rise?

### Physics - spring balls

A 275g ball is resting on top of the spring that is mounted on the floor. You exert a force of 325N on the ball and it compresses the spring 44.5cm. If you release the ball from the position, how high above the equilibrium position of the spring-ball system will the ball rise?

### Physics - Spring balls

A 275g ball is resting on top of the spring that is mounted on the floor. You exert a force of 325N on the ball and it compresses the spring 44.5cm. If you release the ball from the position, how high above the equilibrium position of the spring-ball system will the ball rise?

### Physics - Spring balls

A 275g ball is resting on top of the spring that is mounted on the floor. You exert a force of 325N on the ball and it compresses the spring 44.5cm. If you release the ball from the position, how high above the equilibrium position of the spring-ball system will the ball rise?

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A moving 1.60 kg block collides with a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 295 N/m. The block compresses the spring a maximum distance of 3.50 cm from its rest position. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.500. What is ...

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A moving 4.80 kg block collides with a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 243 N/m. The block compresses the spring a maximum distance of 5.50 cm from its rest position. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.390. What is ...

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A moving 3.20 kg block collides with a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 224 N/m. The block compresses the spring a maximum distance of 5.50 cm from its rest position. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.490. What is ...

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A moving 3.20 kg block collides with a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 224 N/m. The block compresses the spring a maximum distance of 5.50 cm from its rest position. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.490. What is ...

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A moving 3.20 kg block collides with a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 224 N/m. The block compresses the spring a maximum distance of 5.50 cm from its rest position. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.490. What is ...

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A new type of spring is found where the spring force F is given by F=-kx + bx^2 where k=400 N/ m and b=100 N/m^2 and x is the expansion (or compression) of the spring from its equilibrium position. The spring is attached to a point mass of 1 kg sitting on a horizontal ...

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A force of 85 N is required to compress the spring by 0.0200 m. How much force is needed to compress the spring by 0.0600 N? 3.

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If a force of 80N extends a spring of natural length 8m by 0.4m what will be the length of the spring when the applied force is 100N

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if a force of 80N extends a spring of natural length 8m by 0.4m what will be the length of the spring when the applied force 100N

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A 235-g block is pressed against a spring of force constant 1.55 kN/m until the block compresses the spring 10.0 cm. The spring rests at the bottom of a ramp inclined at 60.0° to the horizontal. Using energy considerations, determine how far up the incline the block moves ...

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A 235-g block is pressed against a spring of force constant 1.55 kN/m until the block compresses the spring 10.0 cm. The spring rests at the bottom of a ramp inclined at 60.0° to the horizontal. Using energy considerations, determine how far up the incline the block moves ...

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a spring is stretched 5*10^2m by a force of 5*10^-4N.a mass of 0.001kg is placed on the lower end of the spring.after equilibrium has been reached, the upper end of the spring is moved up and down so that the external force acting on the mass is given by F(t)=20coswt.calculate...

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A(n) 96.1 g ball is dropped from a height of 59.1 cm above a spring of negligible mass.The ball compresses the spring to a maximum displacement of 4.75403 cm. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. Calculate the spring force constant k. Answer in units of N/

### physics (Newton's Laws)

One end of a spring is attached firmly to a wall, and a block is attached to the other end. When the spring is fully compressed, it exerts a force F on the block, and when the spring is fully extended, the force it exerts on the block is −F. What is the force of the ...

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Two identical 1.60 {\rm kg} masses are pressed against opposite ends of a spring of force constant 1.85 {\rm N}/{\rm cm}, compressing the spring by 25.0 {\rm cm} from its normal length.Find the maximum speed of each mass when it has moved free of the spring on a smooth, ...

### Math

Hooke's Law states that the distance a spring will stretch beyond its natural length varies directly with the force applied to the spring. A force of 12 pounds is needed to stretch a certain spring 9 inches beyond its natural length. Find a formula that models the length a ...

### Pre-calculus

Hooke's Law states that the distance a spring will stretch beyond its natural length varies directly with the force applied to the spring. A force of 12 pounds is needed to stretch a certain spring 9 inches beyond its natural length. Find a formula that models the length a ...

### physics please help!!

A moving 2.20kg block collides with a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 419 N/m. The block compresses the spring a maximum distance of 9.00cm from its rest postion. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.140. a) What is ...

### physics imperfect spring

The force required to compress an imperfect horizontal spring an amount x is given by F= 150x+12x^3, where x is in meters and F in newtons. If the spring is compressed 2.1 m, what speed will it give to a 4.0 kg ball held against it and then released?

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A(n) 96.1 g ball is dropped from a height of59.1 cm above a spring of negligible mass.The ball compresses the spring to a maximum displacement of 4.75403 cm.The acceleration of gravity is 9.8m/s^2. Calculate the spring force constant k. Answer in units of N/m

### Science

A 0.44 kg mass at the end of a horizontal spring is displaced 1.5 m and released, then moves in SHM at the end of the spring of force constant 2 N/m. Find the potential energy of the system when the spring is stretched 0.9 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in...

### Science

A 0.44 kg mass at the end of a horizontal spring is displaced 1.5 m and released, then moves in SHM at the end of the spring of force constant 2 N/m. Find the potential energy of the system when the spring is stretched 0.9 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in...

### Dynamics

The flat circular disc rotates about a vertical axis through O with a constant angular velocity of 240rpm. Prior to rotation, each of the 0.5kg sliding blocks has the position x=25mm with no force in its attached spring. Each spring has a stiffness of 400N/m, Neglect any ...

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A 250 g block is dropped onto a relaxed veritcal spring that has a spring constant of k=2.5 N/cm. The block becomes attached to the spring and compresses the spring 12 cm befor momentarily stopping. While the spring is being compressed, what work is done on the block by a) the...

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A spring is stretched by 8 cm when a force of 2 N is applied. If a force of 5.8 N is applied, how many additional cm does the spring stretch? would it be 8/2 =4*5.8= 23.2

### physics ( please help me)

a block with a mass of 5.00 kg is moving at 8.00 m/s^-1 along a frictionless horizonal surface toward a spring with force constant k= 500 N/m^1 that is attached to a wall.find the maximum distance the spring is compressed. the spring has negligible mass.

### PHYSICS

A pen contains a spring with a spring constant of 228 N/m. Whe the tip of the pen is in its retracted position, the spring is compressed 4.40 mm from its unstrained length. In order to push the tip out and lock it into its writing position, the spring must be compressed an ...

### Physics (Tension and Springs)

An archer must exert a force of 375 newtons on the bowstring so that the string makes a 35 degree angle with the vertical. a)find the tension in the bowstring b)if the applied force is replaced by a stretched spring, and the spring is stretched 30 cm from its unstretched ...

### algebra

Hooke's law states that the distance an object is stretched varied directly with the force exerted on the object. Suppose the force exerted by 7-kg mass stretches a certain spring 5 cm. To the nearest 0.1 cm. how far will the spring be stretched by the force of an 11-kg mass?

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How can I calculate the spring constant given only the following: equilibrium length of spring: 10.5 cm stretched length of spring (by attaching a mass): 12.5 cm object's mass: 198.9 grams -please help me...I'm really lost... You need to assume that the measurement was made at...

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A spring is resting vertically on a table. A small box is dropped onto the top of the spring and compresses it. Suppose the spring has a spring constant of 450 N/m and the box has a mass of 1.5 kg. The speed of the box just before it makes contact with the spring is 0.49 m/s...

### PHYSICS!!!

Hooke's law describes a certain light spring of unstressed length 36.0 cm. When one end is attached to the top of a door frame and a 6.40 kg object is hung from the other end, the length of the spring is 44.00 cm. (a) Find its spring constant I found the correct answer to be k...

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A 1.o kg cart A and 2.0 kg cart B are at rest on a frictionless table. A cord and a spring of negligible mass join the two carts. The spring is compressed 0.060m between the two carts until the spring's potential energy is 12 Joules. When the cord is cut, the spring will force...

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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 ...

### Physics - Eqilibrium position of a spring-ball

A 275g ball is resting on top of the spring that is mounted on the floor. You exert a force of 325N on the ball and it compresses the spring 44.5cm. If you release the ball from the position, how high above the equilibrium position of the spring-ball system will the ball rise?

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Janet wants to find the spring constant of a given spring, so she hangs the spring vertically and attaches a 0.42 kg mass to the spring's other end. If the spring stretches 4.0 cm from its equilibrium position, what is the spring constant?

### physics again it didnt work.

A moving 1.60 kg block collides with a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 295 N/m. The block compresses the spring a maximum distance of 3.50 cm from its rest position. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.500. What is ...

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A pinball machine uses a spring that is compressed 4.0 cm to launch a ball. If the spring constant is 13 N/m, what is the force on the ball at the moment the spring is released? I don't understand this I guess... Does the ball leave the spring at the equalbarium position four ...

### Physics: Energy & Work Done

A spring of negligible mass has a force constant k = 1600 N/m. You place the spring vertically with one end on the floor. You then drop a 1.20 kg book onto it from a height of 0.8 m above the top of the spring. Find the maximum distance the spring will compress. The answer is ...

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A 7 kg block is pushed by an external force against a spring with spring constant 124 N/m until the spring is compressed by 2.1 m from its uncompressed length (x = 0). The block rests on a horizontal plane that has a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.7 but is NOT attached ...

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A moving 2.8 kg block collides with a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 215 N/m (see figure). The block compresses the spring a maximum distance of 11.5 cm from its rest position. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.48...

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A spring is stretched 5 × 10−2 m by a force of 5 × 10−4 N. A mass of 0.01 kg is placed on the lower end of the spring. After equilibrium has been reached, the upper end of the spring is moved up and down so that the external force acting on the mass is given by F...

### waves andoscillation

a 0.60kg block attached to a spring with a force constant 130n/m. is free to move on a frictionless, horizental surfce . The block is realesed from rest when the spring is stretched 0.13m. at the instant the block is relesed find force and accelration??/

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a force of 10 N holds an ideal spring with a 20-N/m spring constant in compression. The potential energy stored in the spring is..? 0.5J, 2.5J, 5.0J, 10J, or 200J? POtential energy? Wouldn't it be 1/2 kx^2, but x= F/k, so 1/2 kx^2= 1/2 k*F^2/k^2 and that can be reduced.

### 11th grade

a spring with a spring constant of 4 newtons per meter is compressed by a force of 1.2 newtons. what is the total elastic potential energy stored in this compressed spring

### PHYSICS

A 0.49 kg object is attached to a spring with a spring constant 167 N/m so that the object is allowed to move on a horizontal frictionless surface. The object is released from rest when the spring is compressed 0.12 m. Find the force on the object.