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A mass is hanging on a spring and vibrating up and down with a period that you can measure. You replace the spring with a spring that has twice the original spring constant.

Which of the following corresponding changes must also occur if the period of the spring is to remain the same?

A

Double the mass on the spring.

B

Double the amplitude of the spring's vibration.

C

Put half the mass on the spring.

D

Reduce the amplitude of the vibration by one-half.

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