# An object with a mass of #8 quad "kg"# is hanging from a spring with a constant of #9 quad "kg/s"^2#. If the spring is stretched by #13 quad "m"#, what is the net force on the object?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 6, 2016

The net force on the object is zero as the object is not accelerating.

#### Explanation:

This is a consequence of Newton's Second Law.

#F_"net" = m * a#

In this case,