High School / Physics

Hooke's Law

How are force and displacement related when stretching a spring? In this investigation you will measure force from the spring, and spring deformation (spring deflection) using the force and position sensors on the Smart Cart.

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Source: Lab #05B

Essential Physics 3rd Ed. Student Textbook

Hooke's Law