Give the formula of Spring Force and state the significance of the negative sign.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

Spring Force F = - k x
k --> Spring Constant
x --> Displacement
The formula has a negative sign indicating that the restoring force will act in the direction opposite to the displacement.

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM