We are required to explain how mass affects the frequency of simple harmonic motion.

Angular frequency:

$\overline{){\mathbf{\omega}}{\mathbf{=}}\sqrt{\frac{\mathbf{k}}{\mathbf{m}}}}$

Increasing the mass attached to spring will increase the angular frequency of its vibrations. True or False.

Frequently Asked Questions

What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?

Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Intro to Simple Harmonic Motion (Horizontal Springs) concept. You can view video lessons to learn Intro to Simple Harmonic Motion (Horizontal Springs). Or if you need more Intro to Simple Harmonic Motion (Horizontal Springs) practice, you can also practice Intro to Simple Harmonic Motion (Horizontal Springs) practice problems.