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What are the units of spring constant K?

  1. Nov 12, 2009 #1
    Multiple Choice
    Question: What are the units of the spring constant K?
    I. N/m^2
    II. kg/s^2
    III. J/m^2

    A. I only
    B. II only
    C. III only
    D. I and II
    E. II and III

    I cannot find it in my textbook for some reason....
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  3. Nov 12, 2009 #2
    Think about it, write out hookes law.

    This sounds like homework, so we'll help you work towars the solution.
    Last edited: Nov 12, 2009
  4. Nov 12, 2009 #3

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    What does Hooke's law tell you?
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