my question is: is there a way to find the work done to a spring when the only variable given is the distance (x)??(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

For the pressure gauge, what work is done by the air on the spring?

2. Relevant equations

W = 1/2kx^{2}

F_{x}= kx

3. The attempt at a solution

I cant really attempt anything because i dont have k, its not given and im not sure how to find it??

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# Homework Help: Springs - simple harmonic motion

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