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Conservation of mechanical energy formula. What is x ?

  1. Jun 16, 2011 #1

    Femme_physics

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  3. Jun 16, 2011 #2

    Redbelly98

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    Re: Conservation of mechanical energy formula. What is "x"?

    x is the amount by which a spring is either stretched or compressed, and k is the spring constant of the spring.
     
  4. Jun 16, 2011 #3

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    Re: Conservation of mechanical energy formula. What is "x"?

    Ah, now I can go back finishing that damn exercise I was working on. When you're handed formulas without proper description of them, it's not very conducive. Thanks mentor! :)
     
  5. Jun 16, 2011 #4

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    Re: Conservation of mechanical energy formula. What is "x"?

    You're welcome, contributor I:#$-)
     
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