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If two springs in parallel are placed.
Both have different spring constant.
If a force F is hanged with the two springs. Will the force divide evenly or will more force be given to the spring with higher spring constant and less force be given to the spring with lower spring constant inorder to have the same extension?
Or will force be divided f/2 + f/2 and both will stretch differently?
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If two springs in parallel are placed.
Both have different spring constant.
If a force F is hanged with the two springs. Will the force divide evenly or will more force be given to the spring with higher spring constant and less force be given to the spring with lower spring constant inorder to have the same extension?
Or will force be divided f/2 + f/2 and both will stretch differently?
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