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Problem 9.5: Two carts connected by a spring


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A spring that is attached to the end of a cart is compressed, and the cart is placed next to another cart on a low-friction track. The spring is released such that the two carts are "pushed" apart as shown in the animation (position is given in meters and time is given in seconds). Find the velocity of the center of mass for each animation. Restart.

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