1. Math Problem (please help)

    Use Hooke's Law for springs, which states that the distance a spring is stretched (or compressed) varies directly as the force on the spring. A force of 265 newtons stretches a spring 0.15 meter (see figure). (a) How far will a force of 120 newtons stretch

    asked by Ada on September 10, 2014
  2. Algebra!!!! HELP

    Use Hooke's Law for springs, which states that the distance a spring is stretched (or compressed) varies directly as the force on the spring. A force of 265 newtons stretches a spring 0.15 meter (see figure). (a) How far will a force of 120 newtons stretch

    asked by Ada on September 10, 2014
  3. pre calculus

    Use Hooke's Law for springs, which states that the distance a spring is stretched (or compressed) varies directly as the force on the spring. A force of 265 newtons stretches a spring 0.15 meter. (a) What force is required to stretch the spring 0.2 meter?

    asked by tanner on October 2, 2014
  4. 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

    asked by Taylor on October 28, 2014
  5. science(physics)

    a object potential energy is described as 1/2kx^2. what does k and x represent? thanks. This is the PE in a stretched spring. k is the spring constant, x is the distance the spring is stretched (or compressed). Read up on Hookes' law.

    asked by john on June 13, 2007
  6. physics

    Sir Robert Hooke (1635-1703), studied the elastic properties of springs and formulated the law that bears his name. Hooke found the relationship among the force a spring exerts, F, the distance from equilibrium the end of the spring is displaced, x, and a

    asked by Anonymous on February 20, 2011
  7. 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

    asked by Isaiah on October 18, 2012
  8. physics

    A single mass (m1 = 3.1 kg) hangs from a spring in a motionless elevator. The spring constant is k = 338 N/m. 1. What is the distance the spring is stretched from its unstretched length? 2. Now, three masses (m1 = 3.1 kg, m2 = 9.3 kg and m3 = 6.2) hang

    asked by paula on October 13, 2018
  9. Physics helpp please!

    A 8000-kg freight car rolls along rails with negligible friction. The car is brought to rest by a combination of two coiled springs as illustrated in the figure below. Both springs are described by Hooke's law and have spring constants with k1 = 1700 N/m

    asked by Kate on April 3, 2011
  10. physics

    A 7000-kg freight car rolls along rails with negligible friction. The car is brought to rest by a combination of two coiled springs as illustrated in the figure below. Both springs are described by Hooke's law and have spring constants with k1 = 1700 N/m

    asked by Anonymous on March 23, 2012
  11. Physics

    Hooke's law states that the distance, d, a string is stretched varies directly with the force, F, applied to the spring. If a force of 12 pounds stretches a spring 3 inches, how far will the spring stretch when a force of 30 pounds is applied?

    asked by Rizza Mae on November 9, 2016
  12. math

    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

    asked by Isaiah on October 18, 2012
  13. 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.

    asked by Sandara on January 3, 2014
  14. algebra

    hooke's law the distance d when a spring is stretched by a hanging object. if the distance is 14cm when the weight is 4kg what is the distance when the weight is 9kg The distance is

    asked by karon on December 15, 2011
  15. physics

    Two springs X and Y have spring constants k and 2k respectively.Spring X is stretched by a force F and spring Y is stretched by a force 2F. Each spring obeysHooke’s law during the extension.The work done in stretching spring X is WX and the work done in

    asked by varsha on November 3, 2015
  16. Physics

    Suppose that a 200g mass (0.20kg) is oscillating at the end of a spring upon a horizontal surface that is essentially friction-free. The spring can be both stretched and compressed and have a spring constant of 240N/m. It was originally stretched a

    asked by Thomas on March 13, 2012
  17. math

    Hooke's Law. The distance d when a spring is stretched by a hanging object varies directly as the weight w of the object. If the distance is 64cm when the weight is 3kg, what is the distance when the wight is 9kg?

    asked by Vance Reed on July 28, 2010
  18. Physics

    A single mass (m1 = 3.2 kg) hangs from a spring in a motionless elevator. The spring constant is k = 253 N/m. 1) What is the distance the spring is stretched from its unstretched length? This first answer is equal to 12.4 cm but I am having trouble on the

    asked by Cam on February 21, 2014
  19. Physics

    Suppose that a 200g mass (0.20kg) is oscillating at the end of a spring upon a horizontal surface that is essentially friction-free. The spring can be both stretched and compressed and have a spring constant of 240N/m. It was originally stretched a

    asked by Kayla on March 13, 2012
  20. physics

    Truck suspensions often have "helper springs" that engage at high loads. One such arrangement is a leaf spring with a helper coil spring mounted on the axle, as in Figure P7.17. The helper spring engages when the main leaf spring is compressed by distance

    asked by Emily Tran on November 18, 2012
  21. physics

    (a) A bathroom scale has a spring that is compressed by 1.50 cm when a 165 kg person stands on the scale. Assuming the spring is described by Hooke's law, find its force constant. (b) How much would it be compressed if a 94.0 kg person stands on the scale

    asked by Justin on July 28, 2013
  22. College Algebra

    Hooke's Law states that the distance a spring stretches is directly proportional to the weight attached to the spring. If a 30-pound weight attached to the spring stretches the spring 8 inches, find how much weight is needed to stretch the spring 12

    asked by BFG on July 10, 2012
  23. PHYSICS

    Hooke's Law: 1.) If it takes 10 N to compress a spring 20cm, how much energy will be stored in the spring when it is stretched 50cm. ***Also, for ex: If I am doing work against a restoring force, say, doing work against gravity, what kind of force is the

    asked by Angie on March 23, 2016
  24. Physics

    A block of wood is compressed 2.0 nm when inward forces of magnitude 120N are applied to it on two opposite sides. (a) Assuming Hooke's law holds, what is the effective spring constant of the block? (b) Assuming Hooke's las still holds, how much is the

    asked by Work needed! on March 26, 2011
  25. physics

    Suppose that a 200g mass (0.20kg) is oscillating at the end of a spring upon a horizontal surface that is essentially friction-free. The spring can be both stretched and compressed and have a spring constant of 240N/m. It was originally stretched a

    asked by Kayla on March 13, 2012
  26. physics

    A spring-loaded dart gun is used to shoot a dart straight up into the air, and the dart reaches a maximum height of 12 meters. If the spring is compressed only half as far the second time, how far up does the dart go this time (no friction and using

    asked by jon on November 21, 2009
  27. PHYSICS

    a 0.1 kg mass is suspended at rest from a spring near the Earth's surface, the distance that the spring is stretched is measured to be 1.0 cm. What is the spring constant of the spring (remember the MKS units)? A mass of 2 kg is attached to a spring with

    asked by PHYSICIS HELP ASAP on November 10, 2010
  28. physics

    a 0.1 kg mass is suspended at rest from a spring near the Earth's surface, the distance that the spring is stretched is measured to be 1.0 cm. What is the spring constant of the spring (remember the MKS units)? A mass of 2 kg is attached to a spring with

    asked by derek on November 10, 2010
  29. physics

    If a 0.1 kg mass is suspended at rest from a spring near the Earth's surface, the distance that the spring is stretched is measured to be 1.0 cm. What is the spring constant of the spring (remember the MKS units)? A mass of 2 kg is attached to a spring

    asked by devin on November 8, 2010
  30. physics

    A 0.25 kg{\rm kg} object is suspended on a light spring of spring constant 35N/mN/m . The spring is then compressed to a position 17cmcm above the stretched equilibrium position.How much more energy does the system have at the compressed position than at

    asked by Spaceman on May 4, 2014
  31. 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 then

    asked by student1618 on September 3, 2015
  32. algebra

    The force exerted on a spring is proportional to the distance the spring is stretched from its relaxed position. Suppose you stretch a spring a distance of d inches by applying a force of F pounds. For your spring, d/F = 0.8. You apply forces between 40 lb

    asked by anonymous on October 17, 2019
  33. physics

    sorry mr bob pursley to annoy you again. i read over hooke's law in wikipedia.but i don't know what is k.(my force constant. here my experiment and my values. i did three trials measured force applied of the elastic by streching 50 cm everytime. force

    asked by physics(attempted) on June 13, 2007
  34. Physics

    Two identical massless springs are hung from a horizontal support. A block of mass 3.2 kg is suspended from the pair of springs.The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. When the block is in equilibrium, each spring is stretched an additional 0.32 m.The

    asked by Johnathon on January 17, 2016
  35. 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

    asked by Nahel on August 6, 2008
  36. 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

    asked by Capreeca on July 20, 2011
  37. physics

    an .18 kg is placed a compressed spring on the floor. the springs exerts an average force of 2.8N through a distance of .15m as it shoots the ball upward. how high will the ball travel above the release spring?

    asked by Anonymous on March 27, 2011
  38. math

    hooke's law determine that if a small weight is suspended from a spring,the length of the stretched spring y, is a linear function of the weight, x. determine the linear equation if the unstretched spring is 12 inch and weight of 2 lbs stretches it to 16

    asked by rahul patel on October 23, 2011
  39. Physics

    A spiral spring is compressed so as to add U units of potential energy to it. When this spring is instead stretched two-thirds of the distance it was compressed, its remaining potential energy in the same units will be a. 2U/3 b. 4U/9 c. U/3 d. U/9

    asked by Joe on March 5, 2011
  40. intro to algebra

    Hookes law states that the distance that a spring is stretched by hanging object varies directly as the mass of the object. If the distance is 20 cm when the mass is 3kg, what is the distance when the mass is 5 kg?

    asked by Anonymous on July 3, 2017
  41. Physics

    I think that for energy of a spring I should use (1/2)(k)(x^2) and (1/2)(m)(v^2) but i'm not sure what to do with the equations to solve the problem. A cylindrically shaped piece of collagen is being stretched by a force that increases from 0 to 3.0 x

    asked by Brianna on July 14, 2010
  42. physics

    A light spring with spring constant 1 200 N/m is hung from an elevated support. From its lower end hangs a second light spring, which has spring constant 1 800 N/m. An object of mass 1.50 kg is hung at rest from the lower end of the second spring. (a) Find

    asked by sagor on February 16, 2013
  43. Newtonian Mechanics

    A 10.5 kg weather rocket generates a thrust of 240 N . The rocket, pointing upward, is clamped to the top of a vertical spring. The bottom of the spring, whose spring constant is 480 N/m , is anchored to the ground. a)Initially, before the engine is

    asked by Kevin on February 20, 2019
  44. Physics

    A 10.2 kg weather rocket generates a thrust of 200N. The rocket, pointing upward, is clamped to the top of a vertical spring. The bottom of the spring, whose spring constant is 500N/m, is anchored to the ground. a) Initially before the engine is ignited,

    asked by Alexandra on November 25, 2010
  45. physics

    A 11.6 kg weather rocket generates a thrust of 215.0 N. The rocket, pointing upward, is clamped to the top of a vertical spring. The bottom of the spring, whose spring constant is 399.0 N/m, is anchored to the ground. Initially, before the engine is

    asked by Anonymous on November 1, 2009
  46. Physics

    I'm writing a prac report, and I just need something clarified. The experiment was different masses were attached on a hanging spring, then it had to be pulled down a certain distance, then find the period by finding the time fo each oscillation for each

    asked by TP on March 28, 2009
  47. Physics

    I'm writing a prac report, and I just need something clarified. The experiment was different masses were attached on a hanging spring, then it had to be pulled down a certain distance, then find the period by finding the time fo each oscillation for each

    asked by TP on March 28, 2009
  48. Physics

    The innerspring mattress on your grand- mother’s bed is held up by 23 vertical springs, each having a spring constant of 6000 N/m. A 43 kg person jumps from a 1.93 m platform onto the innersprings. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Assume: The

    asked by Katie on December 16, 2013
  49. Physics

    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.

    asked by Dunky on October 14, 2012
  50. physics

    When a 4.48 kg mass is hung vertically on a certain light spring that obeys Hooke's law, the spring stretches 2.68 cm. How much work must an external agent do to stretch the spring 3.96 cm from its unstretched position?

    asked by Anonymous on October 31, 2009
  51. physics

    A 2.606 kg block is on a horizontal surface with ìk = 0.160, and is in contact with a lightweight spring with a spring constant of 577 N/m which is compressed. Upon release, the spring does 7.212E-1 J of work while returning to its equilibrium position. I

    asked by help on November 23, 2010
  52. physics

    a 3.5 kg block is accelerated from rest by a compressed spring of spring constant 640 N/m. The block leaves the spring at the springs relaxation length.The block then travels over a horizontal floor with coefficient of kinetic friction 0.25. The friction

    asked by help on November 23, 2010
  53. physicssssss

    A block with mass m = 14 kg rests on a frictionless table and is accelerated by a spring with spring constant k = 4545 N/m after being compressed a distance x1 = 0.515 m from the spring’s unstretched length. The floor is frictionless except for a rough

    asked by aaa on October 8, 2011
  54. physics

    A block with mass m = 14 kg rests on a frictionless table and is accelerated by a spring with spring constant k = 4545 N/m after being compressed a distance x1 = 0.515 m from the spring’s unstretched length. The floor is frictionless except for a rough

    asked by a on October 11, 2011
  55. physics

    A block with mass m = 17 kg rests on a frictionless table and is accelerated by a spring with spring constant k = 4201 N/m after being compressed a distance x1 = 0.556 m from the spring’s unstretched length. The floor is frictionless except for a rough

    asked by fox on March 21, 2018
  56. physics

    A block with mass m = 17 kg rests on a frictionless table and is accelerated by a spring with spring constant k = 4201 N/m after being compressed a distance x1 = 0.556 m from the spring’s unstretched length. The floor is frictionless except for a rough

    asked by amanda on March 20, 2018
  57. physics

    A block with mass m = 17 kg rests on a frictionless table and is accelerated by a spring with spring constant k = 4201 N/m after being compressed a distance x1 = 0.556 m from the spring’s unstretched length. The floor is frictionless except for a rough

    asked by katie on March 20, 2018
  58. physics

    A 0.44 kg object connected to a light spring with a spring constant of 22.0 N/m oscillates on a frictionless horizontal surface. The spring is compressed 4.0 cm and released from rest. (a) Determine the maximum speed of the mass. 28.28 cm/s (b) Determine

    asked by julie on January 11, 2011
  59. work force

    a force of 10 pounds is required to stretch a spring of 4 inches beyond it's natural length. assuming hooke's law applies, how much work is done in stretching the spring from its natural length to 6 inches beyond its natural length. what i did so far:

    asked by david on April 13, 2007
  60. Physics

    Two massless springs (S1 and S2) are arranged such that one hangs vertically downward and the other is vertically upward, as shown in figure (a). When a 0.275-kg mass is suspended from S1, it stretches by an amount Δx1 = 0.062 m, as shown in figure (b).

    asked by Anonymous on October 23, 2014
  61. Physics

    A block of mass m is dropped onto a relaxed spring constant k. The block becomes attached to the spring and compresses the spring a distance d before momentarily stopping. (Use any variable or symbol stated above along with the following as necessary: g

    asked by Rachel on February 25, 2013
  62. physics

    A 0.43 kg object connected to a light spring with a spring constant of 21.4 N/m oscillates on a frictionless horizontal surface. The spring is compressed 4.0 cm and released from rest. (a) Determine the maximum speed of the mass. (b) Determine the speed of

    asked by roro on October 21, 2012
  63. Physics

    When the rubber band in a slingshot is stretched, it obeys Hooke's law. Suppose that the "spring constant" for the rubber band is k = 44.2 N/m. When the rubber band is pulled back with a force of 9.38 N, how far does it stretch?

    asked by Shakira on April 6, 2016
  64. Physics

    When the rubber band in a slingshot is stretched, it obeys Hooke's law. Suppose that the "spring constant" for the rubber band is k = 53 N/m. When the rubber band is pulled back with a force of 7.3 N, how far does it stretch? F=kx solve for x.

    asked by Mary on March 29, 2007
  65. 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

    asked by Sami on January 27, 2016
  66. 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

    asked by Sami on January 28, 2016
  67. Physics

    A force of 800 N stretches a spring a distance 0.200 m horizontally. a) What is the potential energy of the spring when it is stretched 0.200m b) What is its potential energy when it is compressed 5.00cm This is a conservation of energy problems. The

    asked by Sonya on May 20, 2014
  68. Physics

    In the parallel spring system, the springs are positioned so that the 44 N weight stretches each spring equally. The spring con- stant for the left-hand spring is 3.6 N/cm and the spring constant for the righ-hand spring is 6.4 N/cm. How far down will the

    asked by Letisha on November 5, 2009
  69. Physics

    Problem 1 (80 points) Consider a spring of equilibrium length L, lying horizontally in a frictionless trough. The spring has cross sectional area S perpendicular to its length. The trough constrains the motion of the spring so that any wave propagating

    asked by Brandon on January 29, 2014
  70. Math help

    9). Hooke’s Law. The distance d when a spring is stretched by a hanging object varies directly as the weight w of the object. If the distance is 29 cm when the weight is 4 kg what is the distance when the weight is 9 kg? 10). Find the variation constant

    asked by jim on May 28, 2010
  71. Physics

    I am stumped on this homework problem and would like help at least to get me thinking in the right direction: It is a 2-D problem where a spring "plunger" is being used to propel a block forward. More specifically: the block rests against an ideal spring

    asked by Jamal on April 25, 2008
  72. Physics

    A cylindrically shaped piece of collagen is being stretched by a force that increases from 0 to 3.0 x 10^-2 N. The length and radius of the collagen are 2.5 and 0.091 cm. Young's Modulus is 3.1 x 10^6 N/m^2. a.) If the stretching obeys Hooke's Law, what is

    asked by Lori on February 23, 2013
  73. College Physics PLEASE HELP

    A cylindrically shaped piece of collagen is being stretched by a force that increases from 0 to 3.0 x 10^-2 N. The length and radius of the collagen are 2.5 and 0.091 cm. Young's Modulus is 3.1 x 10^6 N/m^2. a.) If the stretching obeys Hooke's Law, what is

    asked by Lori on February 23, 2013
  74. physics

    Two identical springs (neglect their masses) are used to “play catch” with a small block of mass 200 g (see the figure). Spring A is attached to the floor and compressed 10.0 cm with the mass on the end of it (loosely). Spring A is released from rest

    asked by Luis on July 3, 2011
  75. physics

    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

    asked by james on December 20, 2012
  76. physics

    Two identical springs (neglect their masses) are used to “play catch” with a small block of mass 200 g (see the figure). Spring A is attached to the floor and compressed 10.0 cm with the mass on the end of it (loosely). Spring A is released from rest

    asked by Luis on July 3, 2011
  77. physics

    When a 2.60-kg object is hung vertically on a certain light spring described by Hooke's law, the spring stretches 2.30 cm. (a) What is the force constant of the spring? (b) If the 2.60-kg object is removed, how far will the spring stretch if a 1.30-kg

    asked by alexandra on April 21, 2010
  78. Physics

    When a 3.00-kg object is hung vertically on a certain light spring described by Hooke's law, the spring stretches 3.07 cm. (a) What is the force constant of the spring? N/m (b) If the 3.00-kg object is removed, how far will the spring stretch if a 1.50-kg

    asked by Allie on September 27, 2011
  79. Physics

    When a 2.00-kg object is hung vertically on a certain light spring described by Hooke's law, the spring stretches 3.17 cm. (a) What is the force constant of the spring? N/m (b) If the 2.00-kg object is removed, how far will the spring stretch if a 1.00-kg

    asked by Muriel on February 26, 2014
  80. physics

    When a 2.50-kg object is hung vertically on a certain light spring described by Hooke's law, the spring stretches 3.13 cm. a)What is the force constant of the spring? b) If the 2.50-kg object is removed, how far will the spring stretch if a 1.25-kg block

    asked by Anonymous on October 5, 2011
  81. Science

    A spring with a tension of 200N/mm is compressed for a distance of 150mm. Determine the Work done if the spring is compressed a further 50mm.

    asked by Pearl on July 3, 2019
  82. Physics

    Problem 1 (80 points) Consider a spring of equilibrium length L, lying horizontally in a frictionless trough. The spring has cross sectional area S perpendicular to its length. The trough constrains the motion of the spring so that any wave propagating

    asked by Barb on January 29, 2014
  83. physic

    Hooke's law describes a certain light spring of unstretched length 30.0 cm. When one end is attached to the top of a door frame, and a 8.40-kg object is hung from the other end, the length of the spring is 40.00 cm. (a) Find its spring constant. ____ kN/m

    asked by Chan on October 21, 2009
  84. Physics

    A small glider is placed against a compressed spring at the bottom of an air track that slopes upward at an angle of 38.0 ∘ above the horizontal. The glider has mass 6.00×10−2 kg . The spring has 630 N/m and negligible mass. When the spring is

    asked by Rashid on October 23, 2017
  85. Physics

    A crate of mass 0.812 kg is placed on a rough incline of angle 35.3 degrees. Near the base of the incline is a spring of spring constant 1140 N/m. The mass is pressed against the spring a distance x and released. It moves up the slope 0.154 meters from the

    asked by Lauren on December 13, 2011
  86. Physics

    A crate of mass 0.812 kg is placed on a rough incline of angle 35.3 degrees. Near the base of the incline is a spring of spring constant 1140 N/m. The mass is pressed against the spring a distance x and released. It moves up the slope 0.154 meters from the

    asked by Sarah on December 13, 2011
  87. Integral calculus

    It requires 8 inch pounds of work to stretch a certain spring 2 inches from its rest position. Assuming that the spring follows hooke's law, what is k? Thanks for your answers! :)

    asked by Kenya Nagai on March 8, 2014
  88. PHYSICS

    Consider a spring and block system k= 18 N/m x initial = o m x final = 0.08m Useing Hooke's law to calculate the force needed to stretch this spring 8 cm.

    asked by GRISSELL on February 23, 2012
  89. Physics

    An automobile of mass 2000 kg is driven into a brick wall in a safety test. The bumper behaves like a Hooke’s-law spring. It has an effective spring constant of 5 × 106 N/m, and is observed to compress a distance of 8.7 cm as the car is brought to rest.

    asked by Shelly on December 3, 2012
  90. Physics

    If two springs have their spring constants as k1 and k2 (k1>k2 . When they are stretched by same force what will be the relation between their elongations

    asked by Kanishka on October 9, 2016
  91. physics

    A 0.55 kg object connected to a light spring with a force constant of 20.0 N/m oscillates on a frictionless horizontal surface. If the spring is compressed 4.0 cm and released from rest. (a) Determine the maximum speed of the object. (b) Determine the

    asked by Sarah on June 29, 2011
  92. physics

    A 9.50 kg rocket produces a thrust of 365 N. The rocket is pointed upward and the bottom of the rocket is attached to, and is resting on, a spring with a spring constant of 320 N/m. If the spring compressed 0.291 m prior to launch, what is the rocket's

    asked by Anonymous on November 12, 2018
  93. Physics

    In Figure 10-20, the magnitude of the force necessary to stretch a spring is plotted against the distance the spring is stretched. Figure 10-20 (a) Calculate the slope of the graph, k, and show that F = kd, where k = 25 N/m. (b) Find the amount of work

    asked by Claire on October 25, 2011
  94. algebra

    Hooke.s Law. The distance d when a spring is streched by a hanging object varies directly as the weight w of the object. If the distance is 66 cm when the weight is 3 Kg., what is the distance when the weight is 7 Kg.

    asked by plz hlp on June 1, 2012
  95. physics

    A 0.46 kg object connected to a light spring with a spring constant of 18.0 N/m oscillates on a frictionless horizontal surface. The spring is compressed 4.0 cm and released from rest. (a) Determine the maximum speed of the mass. unit = cm/s (b) Determine

    asked by :) on March 22, 2011
  96. College Math

    Hooke's Law the table shows the distance D that a spring stretches when a weight W is hung on it. W (pounds 2 6 9 15 D (inches) 1.6 4.8 7.2 12 (a.) Do the data represent direct or inverse variation? Explain. (b.) Find an equation that models the data. (c.)

    asked by Shin on April 28, 2011
  97. Physics

    A toy dart gun has a spring with a spring constant of 315 N/m. An 12 gram dart is loaded in the gun and the spring is compressed a distance of 7.8 cm and then shot into the air. When the dart is 5.8 meters high in the air, what is its speed? If the maximum

    asked by Jon on March 31, 2014
  98. Physics

    A pinball machine has balls of mass 134 g. The springs have a spring constant of 93.4N/m and a relaxed length of 10 cm. To what length must the spring be compressed if it is to give a ball a speed of 2.0 m/s?

    asked by Supansa on March 15, 2016
  99. Physics

    A pinball machine has balls of mass 134 g. The springs have a spring constant of 93.4N/m and a relaxed length of 10 cm. To what length must the spring be compressed if it is to give a ball a speed of 2.0 m/s?

    asked by Supansa on March 15, 2016
  100. Calculus

    It requires 8 inch pounds of work to stretch a certain spring 2 inches from its rest position. Assuming that the spring follows hooke's law, what is k? Please answer this question. Thanks for your answers in advance.

    asked by Kenya Nagai on March 8, 2014