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Homework Help: Object dropped on trampoline - Acceleration

  1. Feb 26, 2008 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    For example, if given a question that has an object dropped onto a trampoline, the object will expand the trampoline when it hits it, would the acceleration be negative after the trampoline expands for example 1 meter?

    2. Relevant equations



    3. The attempt at a solution
     
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  3. Feb 26, 2008 #2

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    What are your thoughts on this problem?

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  4. Feb 26, 2008 #3
    Well, I think that if the trampoline expands, the acceleration should be negative because your direction is negative.
     
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