# Difference between revisions of "Errata: Example 5.5 includes a damping term not shown in Figure 5.4"

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− | The equations of motion for the coupled spring-mass system in Example 5.5 contain a damping term <amsmath>c \dot q_i</amsmath> but Figure 5.4 does not contain a damper. | + | The equations of motion for the coupled spring-mass system in Example 5.5 contain a damping term <amsmath>c \dot q_i</amsmath>, but Figure 5.4 does not contain a damper. This may cause some confusion in determining where the equation of motion come from. Figure 5.7 contains the dampers. |

+ | {{errata footer|contributor=C. Caramanis|date=18 Feb 08}} | ||

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## Revision as of 00:03, 24 February 2008

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Location: page 144, line -7

The equations of motion for the coupled spring-mass system in Example 5.5 contain a damping term , but Figure 5.4 does not contain a damper. This may cause some confusion in determining where the equation of motion come from. Figure 5.7 contains the dampers.

(Contributed by C. Caramanis, 18 Feb 08)