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# The equilibrium length of a certain spring with a force

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Problem 26P

Problem 26P

The equilibrium length of a certain spring with a force constant of k = 250 N/m is 0.18 m. (a) What is the magnitude of the force that is required to hold this spring at twice its equilibrium length? (b) Is the magnitude of the force required to keep the spring compressed to half its equilibrium length greater than, less than, or equal to the force found in part (a)? Explain.

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In this problem for part(a) to find the magnitude of force required to hold the spring. And in part(b) we need to explain , the magnitude of force required to keep the spring compressed to half its equilibrium length is greater than, less than or equal to the force calculated in part(a).

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##### ISBN: 9780321541635

The answer to “The equilibrium length of a certain spring with a force constant of k = 250 N/m is 0.18 m. (a) What is the magnitude of the force that is required to hold this spring at twice its equilibrium length? (b) Is the magnitude of the force required to keep the spring compressed to half its equilibrium length greater than, less than, or equal to the force found in part (a)? Explain.” is broken down into a number of easy to follow steps, and 71 words. This full solution covers the following key subjects: Force, Equilibrium, spring, length, magnitude. This expansive textbook survival guide covers 32 chapters, and 3833 solutions. Physics with MasteringPhysics was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9780321541635. Since the solution to 26P from 6 chapter was answered, more than 465 students have viewed the full step-by-step answer. The full step-by-step solution to problem: 26P from chapter: 6 was answered by , our top Physics solution expert on 07/27/17, 10:59AM. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Physics with MasteringPhysics, edition: 4.

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