MP57- Vertical Oscillations, Pendulums

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4/28/08 3:04 PM MasteringPhysics: Assignment Print View Page 1 of 2 http://session.masteringphysics.com/myct/assignmentPrint?assignmentID=1114179 [ Print View ] PHYS 2211 ABCDE Spring 08 MP57: Vertical Oscillations, Pendulums Due at 11:59pm on Thursday, April 24, 2008 View Grading Details Gravity on Another Planet After landing on an unfamiliar planet, a space explorer constructs a simple pendulum of length 48.0 . The explorer finds that the pendulum completes 97.0 full swing cycles in a time of 130 . Part A What is the value of the acceleration of gravity on this planet? Hint A.1 How to approach the problem Hint not displayed Part A.2 Calculate the period Part not displayed Hint A.3 Equation for the period Hint not displayed Express your answer in meters per second per second. ANSWER: = 10.6 The Fish Scale The scale of a spring balance reading from 0 to 155 has a length of 15.0 . A fish hanging from the bottom of the spring oscillates vertically at a frequency of 2.05 . Part A

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## This note was uploaded on 05/08/2008 for the course PHYSICS 2211 taught by Professor Uzer during the Spring '08 term at Georgia Institute of Technology.

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