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In the third papargraph, the author writes that since a damped oscillator naturally vibrates a frequency of omega-prime, then we expect that an application of a driving force with omega close to omega-prime will cause the amplitude to become larger than normal.

I actually don't see why this has to be the case.

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# Homework Help: Resonance of a damped system

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