Practice Applying Spring Constant Formulas

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A student conducts an experiment to determine the relationship of mass to the distance a spring travels. There are four masses each with a different color. The red has a mass of 5kg. The blue has a mass of 10kg. The green has a mass of 15kg, and the purple has a mass of 20kg. Which mass will cause the spring to recoil the most?

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1. A person compresses a spring with a force of 100N. If the spring constant is 60N/m, what is the displacement of the spring?

2. Students in a physics lab place a 10N weight on a spring and measure the displacement of the spring. Then, they add another 10N weight to the spring to double the weight it's holding. Which of the following is true about this experiment?

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