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Solution: A 205 kg block is released at a 6.3 m height as shown. The t...

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A 205 kg block is released at a 6.3 m height as shown. The track is frictionless. The block travels down the track, hits a spring of force constant k = 1285 N/m . The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2.

Determine the compression of the spring x from its equilibrium position before coming to rest momentarily.

A. 3.39911

B. 2.46691

C. 3.05595

D. 2.80797

E. 3.4477

F. 3.57838

G. 2.50776

H. 3.66395

I. 3.72911

J. 4.43837