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The system Shown ( the spring is without tension) travels towards the wall and has an elastic collision . The maximum Compression of the spring is ?
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The system Shown ( the spring is without tension) travels towards the wall and has an elastic collision . The maximum Compression of the spring is ?
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dw:1353427046355:dw
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1/2 mv^2 = 1/2 kx^2
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Why did you close this question?
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shubhamsrg Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
for maximum compression..whole kinetic energy is transferred to spring energy...that helps ?
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shubhamsrg Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
and in such case,,effective mass = m1 m2 / (m1 + m2) am i helping ?
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i mean are you getting ?
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wat is effective mass
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shubhamsrg Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
2 masses are connected to a spring on 2 ends..say m1 and m2.. then the effective mass is m1 m2/ (m1 + m2)
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Wait....I mean....I did nt get...wat is effective mass shuld nt it be m1 + m2
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shubhamsrg Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
effective mass or can be also called reduced mass of the system.. never heard of it ?
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So.... 1/2 k x^2 = 1/2 effective mass * v^2
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shubhamsrg Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
seems right..
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shubhamsrg Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
well reduced mass is no big deal..has a simple derivation.. you wanna know ?
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shubhamsrg Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
there isnt much need for the derivation for you to know since you're JEE aspirant..but still i can tell if you want..
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Yes..i am interested in it
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shubhamsrg Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
kk..newton's 3rd law states that F1 = F2 right ? both taken in vector form.. F1 will be one acting on 1st body,,F2 on second..
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shubhamsrg Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
all expressions are in vector form below : m1 a1 =  m2 a2 =>a1 = (m2/m1) a2 now relative acceleration between the bodies a = a2  a1 = a2 (1 + m2/m1) = m2 a2 ( m1 + m2)/(m1 m2) following ?
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tell me if not getting anything ? we are not done yet with the thing..
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Yup....i can follow u..)
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Tell me a Scenario where we will use Effective Mass
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right here!!
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shubhamsrg Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
now..m1m2 / (m1+ m2) = M (reduced or effective mass) so we have F2/M = a or F2 = Ma so what do you conclude ?
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see,,any 2 body system can be converted to 1 body system with this effective mass... force acting between them will also act between this one body system..
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Nw..i get it...)...thxx....)
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you sure?
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hmm,,whats the conclusion you can draw then?
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