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    How can I find the spring constant of a spring from the time of 10 spring oscillations and the mass of the weights attached to the spring?
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    (Original post by tlsp)
    How can I find the spring constant of a spring from the time of 10 spring oscillations and the mass of the weights attached to the spring?
    Well, what formulae about springs do you know?
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    (Original post by Kevin De Bruyne)
    Well, what formulae about springs do you know?
    There's, of course, Hookes law - F = k x ΔL

    and I think that's the only spring constant formula I know.
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    (Original post by tlsp)
    There's, of course, Hookes law - F = k x ΔL

    and I think that's the only spring constant formula I know.
    Have you studied simple harmonic motion?

    http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/shm2.html

    This page may help
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    (Original post by Kevin De Bruyne)
    Have you studied simple harmonic motion?

    http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/shm2.html

    This page may help
    Hey thanks man! Helped a lot
 
 
 
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