# Question 7.7: A mass m is dropped from a height h onto a linear spring of ...

A mass m is dropped from a height h onto a linear spring of constant stiffness k and negligible mass. Determine the maximum deflection δ of the spring, and compare this value with the static spring deflection  $\delta_S$  produced by m, See Fig. 7.7. Assume that m maintains contact with the spring in its motion following the impact.

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