Collision of a Cart with a Spring
Collision of a Cart with a Spring#
A 12 \(kg\) runaway grocery cart runs into a spring with a spring constant \(k = \) 299 \(N/m\) and compresses it by 55 \(cm\) before momentarily coming to rest.
What was the speed of the cart just before it hit the spring?
Please enter in a numeric value in m/s.
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