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    A spring has a natural length of 28 cm. If a 24 N force is required to keep it stretched to a length of 33 cm, how much work W is required to stretch it from 28 cm to 41 cm?
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    Quote Originally Posted by FamousDrumFreak View Post
    A spring has a natural length of 28 cm. If a 24 N force is required to keep it stretched to a length of 33 cm, how much work W is required to stretch it from 28 cm to 41 cm?
    Use Hooke's law.
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