Periodic time:

$\overline{){\mathbf{T}}{\mathbf{=}}{\mathbf{2}}{\mathbf{\pi}}\sqrt{\frac{\mathbf{m}}{\mathbf{k}}}}$

Spring constant problem. What is the formula for k in terms of the period T and the mass?

A. K= 4π^{2}m/T^{2}

B. K= 4π^{2}/mT^{2}

C. K= 2πm/T

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