Question

A mass of 2kg is attached to a spring of spring constant 50N/m. The block is pulled to a distance of 5cm from its equilibrium position at x=0 on a horizontal frictionless surface from rest at t=0.Write the expression for its displacement at anytime t.

Expert Solution

Want to see the full answer?

Check out a sample Q&A here
Blurred answer
Students who’ve seen this question also like:
Principles of Physics: A Calculus-Based Text
Principles of Physics: A Calculus-Based Text
5th Edition
ISBN: 9781133104261
Author: Raymond A. Serway, John W. Jewett
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Not helpful? See similar books
Principles of Physics: A Calculus-Based Text
marketing sidebar icon
Want to see this answer and more?
Experts are waiting 24/7 to provide step-by-step solutions in as fast as 30 minutes!*
*Response times may vary by subject and question complexity. Median response time is 34 minutes for paid subscribers and may be longer for promotional offers.

Related Physics Q&A

Find answers to questions asked by students like you.

Q: A 0.350 kg mass is connected to a horizontal spring, with simple friction between the mass and the…

A: The mass,

Q: A vertical spring with elastic constant 95 N/m is compressed by 25 cm, and an object of mass 350 g…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A 0.35 kg mass is held against a compressed spring with a spring constant of 89 N/m. The mass is…

A: Using the work-energy theorem, Ki+Ui+Wnc=Kf+Uf0+12kx2-μmgx=12mv2+0v=kx2m-2μgx

Q: When a spring is stretched by 5 cm, its elastic potential energy is 1 J. What will its elastic…

A: Springs have a natural tendency to regain their unstretched or equilibrium position if no force is…

Q: A block of mass 1.6 kg is held against a horizontal spring so that the spring is compressed 17 cm.…

A: According to the law of conservation of energy, the potential energy stored on the spring is equal…

Q: A block of mass 1.6 kg is held against a horizontal spring so that the spring is compressed 17 cm.…

A: The normal reaction acting on the block is: Therefore, the frictional force acting on the block is:…

Q: A block of mass m = 2.8 kg is dropped (starting from rest) from a height h = 0.81 meters above the…

A: Consider the top of the spring as the reference line. Apply principle of conservation of energy…

Q: A horizontal spring-mass system has low friction, spring stiffness 220 N/m, and mass 0.4 kg. The…

A: The stretch in the spring will be maximum when the velocity of the mass will be zero. Therefore, at…

Q: A small block of mass M = 150 g is placed on top of a larger block of mass 3M which is placed on a…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A block of mass 2.0 kg is attached to a horizontal spring that has a force constant of 100.0 N/m .…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A block of mass 2.0 kg is attached to a horizontal spring that has a force constant of 100.0 N/m .…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A block of mass 0.5 kg on a horizontal surface is attached to a horizontal spring of negligible mass…

A: calculation

Q: An object is attached to a horizontal spring and somewhere along its motion has a kinetic and…

A: Given that the value of potential energy and kinetic energy and also given the maximum displacement…

Q: An m = 20.0 g object is held against the free end of a spring d, of constant k = 25.0 N/m that is…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A block of mass m = 0.5 kg is attached to a spring with a force constant of 100 N/m. The assembly is…

A: The displacement of the spring is, A=0.30 m The spring constant is, k=100 N/m

Q: An m=20.0g object is held against the free end of a spring of constant k=25.0N/m that is compressed…

A: The time period of the object fall from the 1 m off the table Substitute all values in the above…

Q: Compute the work required to stretch a spring from 4 to 12 cm past equilibrium, assuming that the…

A: Given: The spring constant is 180 kg/s2. The stretching of the spring from 4 cm to 12 c.

Q: a 0.50 kg block attached to an ideal spring with a stiffness (spring) constant of 80.0 N/m…

A: At the greatest extension all the mechanical energy is converted to spring potential energy. Thus…

Q: A block of mass m = 0.32 kg is set against a spring with a spring constant of k1 = 681 N/m which has…

A: Using the conservation of energy, 12k1d12-μkmgx=12k2d22

Q: At one instant, a mass (m = 1.3 kg) is at the location m and attached to one end of a spring with a…

A: Given,m = 1.3 kg0.22, -0.35, 0ks = 60 N/mLo = 0.22

Q: An m = 20.0 g object is held against the free end of a spring of constant k = 25.0 N/m that is…

A: Frictional force is given by the formula f=μN, where μ is coefficient of friction and N is normal…

Q: A spring AB of constant k=150kn/m is attached to a support at A and to a collar of mass m=150 gm.…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: An object is attached to a horizontal spring and somewhere along its motion has a kinetic and…

A: Total mechanical energy of the system is sum of kinetic energy and potential energy. T.E = K.E…

Q: A 2 kg block is released from rest at position 1, slides down a frictionless curve, proceeds on a…

A: As energy cannot be created or destroyed, it can only be transferred from one form to another.…

Q: A vertical spring with a spring constant of 480 N/m is mounted on the floor. From directly above the…

A: The spring constant of the spring = 480 N/m.The mass of the block =0.30 kg.The compressed distance =…

Q: As seen in Fig. 1, a 5.00 kg mass starts from rest at the top of a frictionless incline at heighty0=…

A: Work done by gravitational force will be = mgh Work = 5 x 9.8 x 3 = 147 J  Using Work energy…

Q: Consider a block of mass 0.270 kg attached to a spring of spring constant 160 N/m. The block is…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: Consider a block of mass 0.200 kg attached to a spring of spring constant 100 N/m. The block is…

A: Given, Mass of block is 0.200 kg and spring constant is 100 N/m and compressed to 10.0 cm

Q: I need help with this homework problem.

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A block of mass m = 2.00 kg is attached to a spring of force constant k = 435 N/m as shown in the…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A horizontal spring has a spring constant of 31.5 N/m. A mass of 4k g is attached to the  spring and…

A: Given: The mass of the object is 4 kg. The spring constant is 31.5 N/m. The amplitude of the system…

Q: If possible, express your final answer in the form u(1) = Rcos(@,t – 8). 4. A 10-kg mass is attached…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A child bounces on a pogo stick, compressing the spring 0.160.16 m with every bounce. If the…

A: compression (d) = 0.16 m Elastic potential energy (E) = 4343 Joules

Q: An m = 20.0 g object is held against the free end of a d, spring of constant k = 25.0 N/m that is…

A: Given data The mass of the object is: m = 20 g The value of the spring constant is:  k = 25 N/m The…

Q: A spring with a spring constant of k = 192 N/m is initially compressed by a block a distance d =…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A 3.00 kg block on a horizontal floor is attached to a horizontal spring that is initially…

A: Data Given , Mass of the block ( m ) = 3 kg Initially compressed ( x1 ) = 0.0380 m Force constant (…

Q: A 3.00 kg block on a horizontal floor is attached to a horizontal spring that is initially…

A: Ans:- Image-1

Q: A block of mass m = 3.5 kg is attached to a spring with spring constant k = 730 N/m. It is initially…

A: In this case, the total mechanical energy of the block is equal to the sum of the work done by the…

Q: A block of mass m = 1.9 kg is attached to a spring of force constant 500 N/m. The assembly lies on a…

A: It is given that, m=1.9 kgk=500 N/mx=7 cm=0.07 m

Q: A 0.79 kg mass is held against the compressed spring and released from rest. the linear spring…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A horizontal spring-mass system has low friction, spring stiffness 220 N/m, and mass 0.4 kg. The…

A: Given

Q: A spring-powered dart gun is unstretched and has a spring constant 16.0 N/m. The spring is…

A: Data Given,  Spring constant ( k ) = 16 N/m Extension of the Spring  ( x ) = 8 cm             = 0.08…

Q: In a far-away village a boy plays a toy in the form of a pendulum which is initially at rest in the…

A: The weight of the mass =2lbThe length of the pendulum L=8ftTo find the motion of the pendulum

Q: A scene in a movie has a stuntman falling through a floor onto a bed in the room below. The plan is…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A 0.20 kg mass on a horizontal spring is pulled back 2.0 cm and released. If, instead, a 0.40 kg…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: The force required to flex a nasal strip and apply itto the nose is 0.25 N; the energy stored in the…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A simple pendulum consists of a weight with mass 5.5 kg suspended from a 0.4 m long wire. The weight…

A: Given:   A simple pendulum consists of a weight with mass 5.5 kg .   m = 5.5 kg l = 0.4 m theta = 50…

Q: A horizontal spring with stiffness 0.8 N/m has a relaxed length of 16 cm (0.16 m). A mass of 22…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A mass of 0.78 kg is is initially traveling at across a horizontal surface. It then reaches a spring…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A 3 kg block hangs from a spring with a spring constant of 2  N/m. At t=0s the block is 13  m below…

A: Click to see the answer

Knowledge Booster
Physics
Learn more about
Need a deep-dive on the concept behind this application? Look no further. Learn more about this topic, physics and related others by exploring similar questions and additional content below.
Similar questions
    Recommended textbooks for you
  • Principles of Physics: A Calculus-Based Text
    Physics
    ISBN:9781133104261
    Author:Raymond A. Serway, John W. Jewett
    Publisher:Cengage Learning
    University Physics Volume 1
    Physics
    ISBN:9781938168277
    Author:William Moebs, Samuel J. Ling, Jeff Sanny
    Publisher:OpenStax - Rice University
    College Physics
    Physics
    ISBN:9781285737027
    Author:Raymond A. Serway, Chris Vuille
    Publisher:Cengage Learning
  • Classical Dynamics of Particles and Systems
    Physics
    ISBN:9780534408961
    Author:Stephen T. Thornton, Jerry B. Marion
    Publisher:Cengage Learning
    Glencoe Physics: Principles and Problems, Student...
    Physics
    ISBN:9780078807213
    Author:Paul W. Zitzewitz
    Publisher:Glencoe/McGraw-Hill
    Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Technology ...
    Physics
    ISBN:9781305116399
    Author:Raymond A. Serway, John W. Jewett
    Publisher:Cengage Learning
  • Principles of Physics: A Calculus-Based Text
    Physics
    ISBN:9781133104261
    Author:Raymond A. Serway, John W. Jewett
    Publisher:Cengage Learning
    University Physics Volume 1
    Physics
    ISBN:9781938168277
    Author:William Moebs, Samuel J. Ling, Jeff Sanny
    Publisher:OpenStax - Rice University
    College Physics
    Physics
    ISBN:9781285737027
    Author:Raymond A. Serway, Chris Vuille
    Publisher:Cengage Learning
    Classical Dynamics of Particles and Systems
    Physics
    ISBN:9780534408961
    Author:Stephen T. Thornton, Jerry B. Marion
    Publisher:Cengage Learning
    Glencoe Physics: Principles and Problems, Student...
    Physics
    ISBN:9780078807213
    Author:Paul W. Zitzewitz
    Publisher:Glencoe/McGraw-Hill
    Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Technology ...
    Physics
    ISBN:9781305116399
    Author:Raymond A. Serway, John W. Jewett
    Publisher:Cengage Learning