1. physics

    A 5.7 kg block attached to a spring executes simple harmonic motion on a frictionless horizontal surface. At time t = 0 s, the block has a displacement of -0.70 m, a velocity of -0.80 m/s, and an acceleration of +2.7 m/s2. The amplitude of the motion is
  2. physics

    ) A 4.8 kg block attached to a spring executes simple harmonic motion on a frictionless horizontal surface. At time t = 0 s, the block has a displacement of -0.90 m a velocity of -0.80 m/s and an acceleration of +2.9 m/s^2. The force constant of the spring
  3. Physics

    A 500 g block on a frictionless surface is attached to a rather limp spring of constant k = 8.7 N/m. A second block rests on the first, and the whole system executes simple harmonic motion with a period of 3.1 s. When the amplitude of the motion is
  4. Physics

    A 200-g block is attached to a horizontal spring and executes simple harmonic motion with a period of 0.250 s. If the total energy of the system is 2.00 J, find (a) The force constant of the spring and (b) The amplitude of the motion.
  5. Science

    A 450-g block is attached to a spring of spring constant 45 N/m and is in simple harmonic motion on a frictionless surface with an amplitude of 7.5 cm. A second identical block, moving at 12 m/s in line with the spring, strikes the first one when the
  6. Physics

    A 4.07 x 10-2-kg block is resting on a horizontal frictionless surface and is attached to a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 144 N/m. The block is shoved parallel to the spring axis and is given an initial speed of 10.5 m/s, while the spring is
  7. Physics

    A 4.05 x 10-2-kg block is resting on a horizontal frictionless surface and is attached to a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 121 N/m. The block is shoved parallel to the spring axis and is given an initial speed of 8.65 m/s, while the spring is
  8. Physics

    A 4.07 x 10-2-kg block is resting on a horizontal frictionless surface and is attached to a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 144 N/m. The block is shoved parallel to the spring axis and is given an initial speed of 10.5 m/s, while the spring is
  9. physics

    A block is attached to a horizontal spring and set in simple harmonic motion, as shown in the figure. At what point in the motion is the speed of the block at its maximum? The position of the block when the spring is relaxed is marked by x = 0, and the
  10. 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.
  11. ap physics

    A 0.461 kg mass is attached to a spring and executes simple harmonic motion with a pe- riod of 0.59 s. The total energy of the system is 2.4 J. Find the force constant of the spring
  12. PHYSICS HELP Harmonic Motion

    A 32.0 kg block at rest on a horizontal frictionless table is connected to the wall via a spring with a spring constant k= 32.0 N/m. A 2.00E-2 kg bullet travelling with a speed of 5.500E+2 m/s embeds itself in the block. What is the amplitude of the
  13. Physics

    A 0.20-kg block rests on a frictionless level surface and is attached to a horizontally aligned spring with a spring constant of 40 N/m. The block is initially displaced 4.0 cm from the equilibrium point and then released to set up a simple harmonic
  14. physics

    A .255 kg mass is attached to a spring and executes simple harmonic motion with a period of .56 s. The total energy of the system is 3.6 J. Find the force constant of the spring. Answer in units of N/m
  15. physics

    A 215 g mass is attached to a spring and executes simple harmonic motion with a period of 0.250 s. If the total energy of the system is 2.30 J. (a) Find the force constant of the spring. 135.81 N/m (b) Find the amplitude of the motion. i just need help
  16. physics

    A .436 kg mass is attached to a spring and executes simple harmonic motion with a period of .19s. The total energy of the system is 4.6 J. find force constant of the spring. Answer in units of N/m
  17. physics

    A block rests on a frictionless horizontal surface and is attached to a spring. When set into simple harmonic motion, the block oscillates back and forth with an angular frequency of 9.0 rad/s. The drawing shows the position of the block when the spring is
  18. physics

    A large block P executes horizontal simple harmonic motion as it slides across a frictionless surface with a frequency f = 0.3 Hz. (a) What is the angular velocity of this system?
  19. physics

    a mass of 0.2kg is attached to a spring of negligible mass. if the mass executes simple harmonic motion with a period of 0.5s, what will be the spring constant?
  20. physics # 9

    9. A block attached to a spring of negligible mass undergoes simple harmonic motion on a frictionless horizontal surface. The potential energy of the system is zero at the equilibrium position and has a maximum value of 50 J. When the displacement of the
  21. College Physic

    A 1.54 x 10-2-kg block is resting on a horizontal friction-less surface and is attached to a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 129 N/m. The block is shoved parallel to the spring axis and is given an initial speed of 8.84 m/s, while the spring is
  22. physics mechanics

    A block weighing 17 N oscillates at one end of a vertical spring for which k = 120 N/m; the other end of the spring is attached to a ceiling. At a certain instant the spring is stretched 0.24 m beyond its relaxed length (the length when no object is
  23. 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)
  24. physics

    A block of unknown mass is attached to a spring with a spring constant of 6.00 N/m and undergoes simple harmonic motion with an amplitude of 12.0 cm. When the block is halfway between its equilibrium position and the end point, its speed is measured to be
  25. physics

    Hello, could anyone help with this excersise of Harmonic Motion? I have to show that a block of mass "m" that is attached at the top of a frictionless inclined plane using a string of "k" constant , performs simple harmonic motion... Well doing the the
  26. physics

    A large block P executes horizontal simple harmonic motion as it slides across a frictionless surface with a frequency f = 1.7 Hz. Block B rests on it, as shown in the figure, and the coefficient of static friction between the two is ìs=0.64. (b) What is
  27. physics

    A large block P executes horizontal simple harmonic motion as it slides across a frictionless surface with a frequency f = 1.7 Hz. Block B rests on it, as shown in the figure, and the coefficient of static friction between the two is ìs=0.64. (b) What is
  28. Chemistry

    A mass of 0.2 kg is attached to a spring of negligible mass. I the mass executes simple harmonic motion with a period of 0.5 s, what will be the spring constant/ Can I use the following formula to solve this problem k = (4pi square x mass) / T square
  29. physiscs

    mass of 0.2 kg is attached to a spring of negligible mass. I the mass executes simple harmonic motion with a period of 0.5 s, what will be the spring constant/ Can I use the following formula to solve this problem k = (4pi square x mass) / T square
  30. 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 of the motion.
  31. physics

    A simple harmonic oscillator consists of a 1.1 kg block attached to a spring (k = 180 N/m). The block slides on a horizontal frictionless surface about the equilibrium point x = 0 with a total mechanical energy of 3.0 J. (a) What is the amplitude of the
  32. physics

    A simple harmonic oscillator consists of a 1.1 kg block attached to a spring (k = 180 N/m). The block slides on a horizontal frictionless surface about the equilibrium point x = 0 with a total mechanical energy of 3.0 J. (a) What is the amplitude of the
  33. science

    A 0.20 kg object, attached to a spring with spring constant k = 10 N/m, is moving on a horizontal frictionless surface in simple harmonic motion of amplitude of 0.080 m. What is its speed at the instant when its displacement is 0.040 m? (Hint: Use
  34. physics

    A 0.20 kg object, attached to a spring with spring constant k = 10 N/m, is moving on a horizontal frictionless surface in simple harmonic motion of amplitude of 0.080 m. What is its speed at the instant when its displacement is 0.040 m? (Hint: Use
  35. chem

    How to determine maximum amplitude of oscillation of a system, using the question below? A large block P executes horizontal simple harmonic motion as it slides across a frictionless surface with a frequency f=1.50Hz. Block B rest on it and the coefficient
  36. 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 .
  37. PHYsics !!

    a) What do you understand by Simple Harmonic Motion? b) A simple harmonic motions is characterized by the equation x = (10 cm) sin (0.1t + ) where, x is in cm and t is in seconds Determine the i. amplitude and angular frequency. ii. linear
  38. physics

    A mass attached to a spring executes simple harmonic motion in a horizontal plane with an amplitude of 1.07 m. At a point 0.4815 m away from the equilibrium, the mass has speed 3.87 m/s. What is the period of oscillation of the mass? Consider equations for
  39. physics

    A 0.20-kg object is attached to the end of an ideal horizontal spring that has a spring constant of 120 N/m. The simple harmonic motion that occurs has a maximum speed of 2.0 m/s. Determine the amplitude A of the motion.
  40. phyics

    A 0.20-kg object is attached to the end of an ideal horizontal spring that has a spring constant of 120 N/m. The simple harmonic motion that occurs has a maximum speed of 1.1 m/s. Determine the amplitude A of the motion.
  41. Simple harmonic motion

    The midpoint of a guitar string executes simple harmonic motion with motion following the form x(t) = A sin(ωt + φ). Amplitude (A)=1.60mm, Angular Velocity (w)=2760 and phase constant (o) = pi/2. How do I find the initial displacement, velocity and
  42. physics

    A 200g mass is attached to a spring and allowed to execute simple harmonic motion with a period of 0.25seconds. If the total energy of the system is 2.0 joules, find the force constant of the spring and the amplitude of the motion.
  43. Physics(Simple Harmonic motion and Elasticity)

    A copper rod (length = 2.0 m, radius = 3.0 * 10^-3 m) hangs down from the ceiling. A 9.0-kg object is attached to the lower end of the rod. The rod acts as a “spring,” and the object oscillates vertically with a small amplitude. Ignoring the rod’s
  44. Physics

    A spring streches by 3.90 cm when a 10g mass is hung from it. If a 25g mass attached to this spring oscillates in simple harmonic motion, calculate the period of the motion?
  45. physics

    A 0.38-kg mass attached to a spring undergoes simple harmonic motion with a period of 0.63 s. What is the force constant of the spring?
  46. 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.
  47. PHYSICS

    a 1kg block is executing simple harmonic motion of amplitude 0.1m on a smooth horizontal surface under the restoring force of a spring of spring constant 100N/M.A block of mass 3kg is gently placed on it at the instant it passes through the mean position
  48. Physics

    An ideal spring with a stiffness of 329 N/m is attached to a wall, and its other end is attached to a block that has a mass of 15.0 kg. The spring/block system is then stretched away from the spring's relaxed position until 57.0 J of mechanical energy is
  49. 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
  50. 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
  51. 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
  52. Physics

    A simple harmonic oscillator consists of a block of mass 1.70 kg attached to a spring of spring constant 390 N/m. When t = 2.30 s, the position and velocity of the block are x = 0.173 m and v = 2.830 m/s. (a) What is the amplitude of the oscillations? What
  53. Physics

    A microphone is attached to a spring that is suspended from the ceiling, as the drawing indicates. Directly below on the floor is a stationary 624-Hz source of sound. The microphone vibrates up and down in simple harmonic motion with a period of 2.31 s.
  54. physics

    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
  55. physics

    A simple harmonic oscillator consists of a block of mass 4.40 kg attached to a spring of spring constant 110 N/m. When t = 1.00 s, the position and velocity of the block are x = 0.126 m and v = 4.120 m/s. (a) What is the amplitude of the oscillations? What
  56. physics

    A simple harmonic oscillator consists of a block of mass 4.40 kg attached to a spring of spring constant 110 N/m. When t = 1.00 s, the position and velocity of the block are x = 0.126 m and v = 4.120 m/s. (a) What is the amplitude of the oscillations? What
  57. phys223

    What is the amplitude of the motion? Remember, at t = 0 a block with mass M = 5 kg moves with a velocity v = 2 m/s at position xo = -.33 m from the equilibrium position of the spring. The block is attached to a massless spring of spring constant k = 61.2
  58. Physics

    A 2.10 kg frictionless block is attached to an ideal spring with force constant 315N/m . Initially the block has velocity -3.75m/s and displacement 0.270m . Find (a) the amplitude of the motion. (b) the maximum acceleration of the block. (c) the maximum
  59. Physics help please!!!

    A 2.10 kg frictionless block is attached to an ideal spring with force constant 315N/m . Initially the block has velocity -3.75m/s and displacement 0.270m . Find (a) the amplitude of the motion. (b) the maximum acceleration of the block. (c) the maximum
  60. physics

    A 0.125 kg mass is attached to a spring and undergoes simple harmonic motion with a pe- riod of 0.41 s. The total energy of the system is 2.5 J. Find the amplitude of the motion. Answer in units of m.
  61. phyics

    Objects of equal mass are oscillating up and down in simple harmonic motion on two different vertical springs. The spring constant of spring 1 is 175 N/m. The motion of the object on spring 1 has twice the amplitude as the motion of the object on spring 2.
  62. physics help!

    Objects of equal mass are oscillating up and down in simple harmonic motion on two different vertical springs. The spring constant of spring 1 is 155 N/m. The motion of the object on spring 1 has twice the amplitude as the motion of the object on spring 2.
  63. physics

    a simple harmonic oscillator consists of a block of mass 2 kg attached to a spring of spring constant 100 N/m. when t=1 s, the position and velocity of the block are x=.129 m and v=3.415 m/s. A) what is the amplitude i figured that out and got sqrt(50) B)
  64. physics

    A 2.24 kg mass on a frictionless horizontal track is attached to the end of a horizontal spring whose force constant is 4.45 N/m. The mass is displaced 3.06 m to the right from its equilibrium position and then released, which initiates simple harmonic
  65. physics

    A simple harmonic oscillator consists of a block of mass 1.20 kg attached to a spring of spring constant 190 N/m. When t = 1.80 s, the position and velocity of the block are x = 0.124 m and v = 3.190 m/s. (a) What is the amplitude of the oscillations? What
  66. physics

    a spring stretches by 3.90 cm when a 10gm mass is hung from it. if a 25 gm mass attached to this spring oscillates in simple harmonic motion, calculate the period of the oscillation
  67. 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 of the motion. how do I
  68. physics

    a 7.0kg block and a 12kg block sit on a frictionless table. Between and touching, but not attached to, the blocks is a spring that is compressed by 13.5 cm. the spring has a spring constant of 1200 N/m. if the spring were released at what speed would each
  69. Physics

    A spring stretches 4.3 cm when a 13 g object is hung from it. The object is replaced with a block of mass 22 g that oscillates in simple harmonic motion, calculate the period of motion.
  70. Physics

    A spring stretches 4.3 cm when a 13 g object is hung from it. The object is replaced with a block of mass 22 g that oscillates in simple harmonic motion, calculate the period of motion.
  71. pysics

    A spring stretches 3.4-cm when a 7-g object is hung from it. The object is replaced with a block of mass 24 g that oscillates in simple harmonic motion. Calculate the period of motion
  72. Physics

    A 1.40- block is on a frictionless, 20 inclined plane. The block is attached to a spring ( = 40.0 ) that is fixed to a wall at the bottom of the incline. A light string attached to the block runs over a frictionless pulley to a 60.0- suspended mass. The
  73. Physics - Spring

    Suppose a 1.5kg block of wood is slid along a floor and it compresses a spring that is attached horizontally to a wall. The spring constant is 555N/m and the block of wood is traveling 9.0m/s when it hits the spring. Assume that the floor is frictionless
  74. physics

    An object with mass 3.0 kg is attached to a spring with spring stiffness constant k = 300 N/m and is executing simple harmonic motion. When the object is 0.020 m from its equilibrium position, it is moving with a speed of 0.55 m/s. (a) Calculate the
  75. physics (Simple harmonic motion)

    In a horizontal block-spring system,the block mass is m=0.5kg and the spring constant is k =2N/m. At t1=0.1s the block velocity is +0.263m/s and the acceleration is -0.216m/s2. Assuming that the system is undergoing SHM.Write the expression for block
  76. phys2

    A 2.9-kg block is released from rest and allowed to slide down a frictionless surface and into a spring. The far end of the spring is attached to a wall, as shown. The initial height of the block is 0.34 m above the lowest part of the slide and the spring
  77. Physics

    An object with mass 3.0 kg is executing simple harmonic motion, attached to a spring with spring constant k =210 N/m. When the object is 0.23 m from its equilibrium position, it is moving with a speed of 0.72 m/s. (a) Calculate the amplitude of the motion.
  78. physics

    A 13.1-g bullet is fired into a block of wood at 261 m/s. The block is attached to a spring that has a spring constant of 205 N/m. The block and bullet continue to move, compressing the spring by 35.0 cm before the whole system momentarily comes to a stop.
  79. physics

    a horizontal spring is stretched from its equilibrium position when a force of 0.75kg acts on it. then a force of 1.5 kg is attached to the end of the end of the spring and pulled 4.5 cm along a frictionless table from the equilibrium position. the body is
  80. Physic

    Hi, I'm learning about simple harmonic motion of a mass-spring system and I've been working at 2 problems for the past hour. I believe I have the right formula and I know what the answers should be but Im getting a different answer. Can you explain it step
  81. Simple Harmonic Motion

    have performed an experiment of simple harmonic motion and the values I got Mass(g) Distance (m) 200 0.438 250 0.398 300 0.345 350 0.312 400 0.297 450 0.281 500 0.259 I would like to know how to calculate the spring constant... since I have been having
  82. physics

    At t = 0 a block with mass M = 5 kg moves with a velocity v = 2 m/s at position xo = -.33 m from the equilibrium position of the spring. The block is attached to a massless spring of spring constant k = 61.2 N/m and slides on a frictionless surface. At
  83. Physics

    A 6 kg block free to move on a horizontal, frictionless surface is attached to a spring. The spring is compressed 0.16 m from equi- librium and released. The speed of the block is 1.44 m/s when it passes the equilibrium po- sition of the spring. The same
  84. Physics

    A 6 kg block free to move on a horizontal, frictionless surface is attached to a spring. The spring is compressed 0.16 m from equi- librium and released. The speed of the block is 1.44 m/s when it passes the equilibrium po- sition of the spring. The same
  85. 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
  86. Physics

    Two blocks, with masses M1 = 1.4 kg and M2 = 9.9 kg, and a spring with spring constant k = 228 N/m are arranged on a horizontal, frictionless surface. The coefficient of static friction between the two blocks is 0.59. What is the maximum possible amplitude
  87. mechanics: simple harmonic oscillation

    Consider an ideal spring that has an unstretched length ℓ and a spring constant k. Suppose the spring is attached to a mass m that lies on a horizontal frictionless surface. The spring-mass system is compressed a distance of x_0 from equilibrium and
  88. physics (simple harmonic motion)

    If the phase angle for a block-spring system in SHM is π/5 rad and the block's position is given x = xm cos(ωt + ϕ), what is the ratio of the kinetic energy to the potential energy at time t = 0?
  89. physics

    Q 2) A particle executes simple harmonic motion with an amplitude of 10 cm. At what distance from the mean position are the kinetic and potential energies equal ?
  90. physics

    A block of mass m = 3.53 kg is attached to a spring which is resting on a horizontal frictionless table. The block is pushed into the spring, compressing it by 5.00 m, and is then released from rest. The spring begins to push the block back toward the
  91. physics

    A particle vibrates in Simple Harmonic Motion with amplitude. What will be its displacement in one time-period if you attach a mass to the spring from its initial equilibrium position, it vibrates forever in simple harmonic motion. Why doesn't it come to
  92. Physics

    A 2.24 kg mass on a frictionless horizontal track is attached to the end of a horizontal spring whose force constant is 4.45 N/m. The mass is displaced 3.06 m to the right from its equilibrium position and then released, which initiates simple harmonic
  93. science

    A 2.24 kg mass on a frictionless horizontal track is attached to the end of a horizontal spring whose force constant is 4.45 N/m. The mass is displaced 3.06 m to the right from its equilibrium position and then released, which initiates simple harmonic
  94. science

    A small mass attached to a spring oscillates with simple harmonic motion with amplitude of 70 mm, taking 13 seconds to make 40 complete oscillation. Calculate its angular frequency?
  95. Physics

    A block is executing simple harmonic motion on a frictionless surface with an amplitude of .100m. At a point 0.060m away from equilibrium point the speed of the block is 0.320m/s. What is the period? What is the displacement when the speed is 0.20m/s?
  96. physics

    Two blocks of masses M and 3M are placed on a horizontal, frictionless surface. A light spring is attached to one of them, and the blocks are pushed together with the spring between them as shown in the figure below. A cord initially holding the blocks
  97. physics

    Two blocks of masses M and 3M are placed on a horizontal, frictionless surface. A light spring is attached to one of them, and the blocks are pushed together with the spring between them as shown in the figure below. A cord initially holding the blocks
  98. physics

    A 200 gram block is attached to a spring with a spring constant of 8 N/m. The spring oscillates horizontally on a frictionless surface. Its velocity is 80 cm/s when x = - 4.2 cm. a. What is the amplitude of oscillation? b. What is the block’s maximum
  99. physics

    A 200 gram block is attached to a spring with a spring constant of 8 N/m. The spring oscillates horizontally on a frictionless surface. Its velocity is 80 cm/s when x = - 4.2 cm. a. What is the amplitude of oscillation? b. What is the block’s maximum
  100. physics

    A 0.940 kg block is attached to a horizontal spring with spring constant 2550 N/m. The block is at rest on a frictionless surface. A 7.90 g bullet is fired into the block, in the face opposite the spring, and sticks. What was the bullet's speed if the