A block of mass m = 3.6 kg is dropped from height h = 73 cm onto a spring of spring constant k = 1470 N/m . Find the maximum distance the spring is compressed.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I tried calculating the gravitational potential energy (mgy) then setting it equal to 1/2kx^2. but its not working out, can anyone help me out?

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# Homework Help: Conservation of Potential Energy?

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