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Simple Harmonic Motion: Springs in series combination.

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In Fig. 15-36, two springs are joined and connected to a block of mass 0.245 kg that is set oscillating over a frictionless floor. The springs each have spring constant k=6430 N/m . What is the frequency of the oscillations?

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If the block is displaced by L then extension in each spring will be L/2 and the tension in the ...

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Two springs in series combination are attached to a block. The frequency of oscillations is determined.

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