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## How do you find the mass of a spring?

(Here, the term “spring force” means the force exerted by the spring on the object attached to it. The object is often called the “mass.” Mathematically, Fs = – kx, where k is the spring constant.

## What units are spring constant?

The rate or spring constant, k, relates the force to the extension in SI units: N/m or kg/s2.

## Does the spring constant change with mass?

Both springs have the same mass; only the spring constant (k) is different. A spring with a higher spring constant will have a shorter period. This is consistent with the equation for period….Hooke’s Law.

Mass (kg) | Force on Spring (N) | Amount of Stretch (m) |
---|---|---|

0.500 | 4.900 | 0.0199 |

## What is the SI unit of spring constant k?

## What is the SI unit of mass?

kilogram (kg)

The SI unit of mass is the kilogram (kg).

## What is a mass spring system?

A system of masses connected by springs is a classical system with several degrees of freedom. This means that its configuration can be described by two generalized coordinates, which can be chosen to be the displacements of the first and second mass from the equilibrium position.

## Is spring force dependent on mass?

As you can see the restoring force constant i.e. the spring constant does not depend on mass and hence the resulting motion Does depend on mass.

## What is the SI unit of frequency?

hertz (Hz)

The SI unit for frequency is the hertz (Hz). One hertz is the same as one cycle per second.

## What are 3 units of mass?

The Metric System of Measurements uses the mass units: gram (g), kilogram (kg) and tonne (t).

## Does mass affect spring constant?

## What is the equation for the period of mass on a spring?

The motion of a mass on a spring can be described as Simple Harmonic Motion (SHM): oscillatory motion that follows Hooke’s Law. The period of a mass on a spring is given by the equation T =2π√m k T = 2 π m k

## What is the effective mass of a spring?

The EFFECTIVE MASS of the spring in a spring-mass system when using an ideal spring of uniform linear density is 31 of the mass of the spring.

## What is the velocity formula of a spring?

v = √ (k / m) x L , k is the spring constant , m is the mass of the spring and L is the length of the spring. This formula looks like this one: v = (+/-)√ (k / m) √ (A 2 -x 2 ), where A is the amplitude and x is the displacement from equilibrium point of an oscillating object at the end of a spring.

## What is spring equation in physics?

Any physicist knows that if an object applies a force to a spring, then the spring applies an equal and opposite force to the object. Hooke’s law gives the force a spring exerts on an object attached to it with the following equation: F = –kx.