rocket in in deep space. A ball is attached to a spring inside the rocket, and the other end of the spring is attached to the back wall of the rocket. The rocket starts accelerating. (a) Choose values for the following. None of them can be 0. The acceleration of the rocket The mass of the ball  iii. The spring constant of the spring (b) Draw the Free Body Diagram of the ball. (c) Label the origin and axes. (d) Calculate the compression of the spring

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A rocket in in deep space. A ball is attached to a spring inside the rocket, and the other end of

the spring is attached to the back wall of the rocket. The rocket starts accelerating.

(a) Choose values for the following. None of them can be 0.

  1. The acceleration of the rocket
  2. The mass of the ball

 iii. The spring constant of the spring

(b) Draw the Free Body Diagram of the ball.

(c) Label the origin and axes.

(d) Calculate the compression of the spring

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