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A proud deep-sea fisherman hangs a fish of mass m from an ideal spring having negligible mass. The fish stretches the spring a distance of DeltaL.

A proud deep-sea fisherman hangs a fish of mass m from an ideal spring having negligible mass. The fish stretches the spring a distance of DeltaL.
What is the force constant of the spring?
Take the free fall acceleration to be g.

What is the period of oscillation of the fish if it is pulled down and released?
Take the free fall acceleration to be g.

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