Work and Energy Problem 8.3.4


Description

A 0.50-kg cart resting on an air track oscillates as shown in the animation (position in meters and time in seconds). 

Question

What is the spring constant of the spring? Start    Help

Answer

4.8 N/m.

Reference

See Giancoli-PA: 6-3, Giancoli-SE: 7-4.

Credits

Physlet problem authored by Aaron Titus.

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