Problem: A 61 kg student is standing atop a spring in an elevator that is accelerating upward at 3.1 m/s2 . The spring constant is 2600 N/m . You may want to review (Pages 219 - 221).By how much is the spring compressed?

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A 61 kg student is standing atop a spring in an elevator that is accelerating upward at 3.1 m/s2 . The spring constant is 2600 N/m .

You may want to review (Pages 219 - 221).

By how much is the spring compressed?

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