﻿ A horizontal platform is executing simple harmonic motion in the vertical direction of frequency v. A block of mass m is placed on the platform. What is the maximum amplitude of the platform so that the block is not detached from it? : Kaysons Education

# A Horizontal Platform Is Executing Simple Harmonic Motion In The Vertical Direction Of Frequency v. A Block Of Mass m is Placed On The Platform. What Is The Maximum Amplitude Of The Platform So That The Block Is Not Detached From It?

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Correct option is

The block will not be detached from the platform, if the amplitude of the platform’s SHM is such that the maximum acceleration equals the acceleration due to gravity, i.e.

Notice that Amax is independent of the mass of the block.

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