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A 300 g mass is held 78.0 cm above a vertical spring and dropped from rest. It compresses a spring a
maximum distance of 15.0 cm at it momentarily comes to a stop.
a. Find the spring constant of the spring.
b. Find the acceleration of the mass when it momentarily comes to a stop.
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A 300 g mass is held 78.0 cm above a vertical spring and dropped from rest. It compresses a spring a maximum distance of 15.0 cm at it momentarily comes to a stop. a. Find the spring constant of the spring. b. Find the acceleration of the mass when it momentarily comes to a stop.

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