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You hang a mass on a spring and pull it down slightly to start the system oscillating. Next you measure the period of the resulting motion of the mass on the spring.

Which of the following changes would increase the period of the oscillation?

Select TWO answers.


Hang a second spring in series with the one that was there originally.


Find a spring that is stiffer because it has a higher spring constant.


Increase the mass attached to the spring.


Pull the mass down further to start the motion.

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