Problem: A mass-spring system has a period on Earth of 1.7 s. On the moon, where gravity is about one-sixth that of the Earth, what is the period of the spring? 

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A mass-spring system has a period on Earth of 1.7 s. On the moon, where gravity is about one-sixth that of the Earth, what is the period of the spring? 

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