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Problem 16.6: Determine several properties of the mass-spring system
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A 200-gram mass is vibrating at the end of a spring as shown (position is given in centimeters and time is given in seconds). Restart.
- What is the spring constant?
- What is the total mechanical energy of the system?
- What is the maximum velocity of the ball?