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3. The attempt at a solution

Is this correct? Is the change in potential energy U_{final}-U_{initial}?

My answer turns out to be a positive number, so intuitively does this mean that some of the kinetic energy went into potential and thus the final potential energy is greater than the initial?

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# Homework Help: Work Energy Theorem of a spring

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