(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Two identical ice skaters are holding onto opposite ends of a very long spring with a spring constant of 650 N/m. While spinning in a circle, the skaters frequency of revolution is measured to be 0.85 Hz. What is the mass of the skaters?

2. Relevant equations

F = kx

3. The attempt at a solution

F = (650 N/m)x ?

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# Homework Help: Find mass of skaters

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