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1. A body of mass 2 kg is suspended from a spring of negligible mass, and is found to stretch the spring 20 centimeter. What is the spring constant?
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jsoeung Group Title
1. A body of mass 2 kg is suspended from a spring of negligible mass, and is found to stretch the spring 20 centimeter. What is the spring constant?
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what's the equation again?
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2kg * 9.8m/s^2 = f
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jaersyn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
2cm = 0.02m <<< x, then solve for k
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19.6 = k20
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jaersyn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
you have to convert 20cm into m because acceleration due to gravity is in meters
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jsoeung Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Ohhh thanks thanks so 980=k?
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jaersyn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
i guess yeah
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980 can be a spring constant?
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jaersyn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
i think that's how it's usually expressed, i can't remember though. ask the physics study group roflmao
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