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Driven Oscillation of Mass and Spring

The String Vibrator is used to drive the mass and spring, and the resulting oscillation is recorded using the Motion Sensor. The driving frequency is varied to observe the response above, below and at the resonance frequency of the system.


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Source: Lab #44

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Driven Oscillation of Mass and Spring