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College Physics | 1st Edition | ISBN: 9781938168000 | Authors: Paul Peter Urone, Roger Hinrichs ISBN: 9781938168000 42

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Problem 23PE

Problem 23PE

A pogo stick has a spring with a force constant of 2.50×104 N/m, which can be compressed 12.0 cm. To what maximum height can a child jump on the stick using only the energy in the spring, if the child and stick have a total mass of 40.0 kg? Explicitly show how you follow the steps in the Problem-Solving Strategies for Energy.

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Step 1

When the boy Jumps on the spring it compresses from its equilibrium position, and it will try to gain its original position which is compressed. The speed of the boy at the spring's natural length and mass of the spring and the boy is given.

Given pop stick spring 2.5

Mass of the spring and the boy is 40 kg

And the compressed spring is 12 cm

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Textbook: College Physics
Edition: 1
Author: Paul Peter Urone, Roger Hinrichs
ISBN: 9781938168000

Since the solution to 23PE from 7 chapter was answered, more than 1729 students have viewed the full step-by-step answer. This full solution covers the following key subjects: stick, spring, Child, Energy, mass. This expansive textbook survival guide covers 34 chapters, and 3125 solutions. College Physics was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9781938168000. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: College Physics , edition: 1. The full step-by-step solution to problem: 23PE from chapter: 7 was answered by , our top Physics solution expert on 07/07/17, 04:39PM. The answer to “A pogo stick has a spring with a force constant of 2.50×104 N/m, which can be compressed 12.0 cm. To what maximum height can a child jump on the stick using only the energy in the spring, if the child and stick have a total mass of 40.0 kg? Explicitly show how you follow the steps in the Problem-Solving Strategies for Energy.” is broken down into a number of easy to follow steps, and 62 words.

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