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anonymous
 5 years ago
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 23 cm when the weight is 3 kg, what is the distance when the weight is 5 kg? I need the answer badly and I do not understand how to do the problem.
anonymous
 5 years ago
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 23 cm when the weight is 3 kg, what is the distance when the weight is 5 kg? I need the answer badly and I do not understand how to do the problem.

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that answer is incorrect

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thats not correct either

ashwinram
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.03 kg stretches the spring by 23 cm so, each kg stretches it by 23/3 cm

ashwinram
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so, 5 kg will stretch it 5 times that much 5 * 23/3 = 38.33

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0naw the correct answer was 115/3
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