The length of a spring is alpha when a force of 4, N is applied on it. The length is beta ...

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The length of a spring is {eq}\alpha {/eq} when a force of {eq}4\, N {/eq} is applied on it. The length is {eq}\beta {/eq} when a force of {eq}5\, N {/eq} is applied then the length of spring when {eq}9\, N {/eq} force is applied is _____.

a. {eq}5 \beta - 4 \alpha {/eq}.

b. {eq}\beta - \alpha {/eq}.

c. {eq}\alpha - \beta {/eq}.

d. {eq}9( \beta - \alpha) {/eq}.

Spring:

Spring is a device that stores the energy after deforming the shape and regains its energy after regaining the shape of the spring. Spring is a spiral form of a wire that can be an open type or closed type.

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  • The length of the spring for 4 N is, {eq}\alpha {/eq}
  • The length of the spring for 5 N is, {eq}\beta {/eq}


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