# Mass on a spring of structure-less body

Not what you're looking for? Search our solutions OR ask your own Custom question.

Let m be the mass of a structureless body supported by a spring

with a uniform force constant k . Set up the differential equation of motion that determines the displacement of the mass from its equilibrium position

at time t when the intital conditions are x(0) = x0 and x'(0) = 0.

https://brainmass.com/physics/newtons-second-law/mass-spring-structure-less-body-40078

#### Solution Preview

The net force on the mass is given by Hooke's law: f = -kx, where x is the extension of the spring beyond its equilibrium ...

#### Solution Summary

The expert examines mass on a structure of a structure-less body.

$2.49