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Homework Help: Difference between Time periods!

  1. Mar 20, 2010 #1
    What is the difference between the time period of Simple Pendulum and Time period of S.H.M

    i.e
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    and

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    time period of Simple Pendulum depend on length while Time period of S.H.M depend on mass , what will be the other differences?
     
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  3. Mar 20, 2010 #2

    rl.bhat

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    Time period of SMH does not depend on the amplitude of the oscillation and acceleration due to gravity.
    Time period of pendulum is derived for the small amplitude.
     
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