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A block of unknown mass is attached to a spring with a spring constant of 7.00 N/m and undergoes simple harmonic motion with an amplitude of 11.5 cm. When the block is halfway between its equilibrium position and the end point, its speed is measured to be 25.0 cm/s.

(a) Calculate the mass of the block.

kg

(b) Calculate the period of the motion.

s

(c) Calculate the maximum acceleration of the block.

m/s^{2}

Answer #1

A block of unknown mass is attached to a spring with a spring
constant of 5.50 N/m and undergoes simple harmonic motion with an
amplitude of 10.0 cm. When the block is halfway between its
equilibrium position and the end point, its speed is measured to be
27.0 cm/s.
(a) Calculate the mass of the block.
(b) Calculate the period of the motion.
(c) Calculate the maximum acceleration of the block.

Part A
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equilibrium position and the end point, its speed is measured to be
28.0 cm/s.
(a) Calculate the mass of the block.
________kg
(b) Calculate the period of the motion.
________s
(c) Calculate the maximum acceleration of the block.
________m/s2
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