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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.
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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. This may cause some confusion in determining where the equation of motion come from.  Figure 5.7 contains the dampers.
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{{errata footer|contributor=C. Caramanis|date=18 Feb 08}}
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[[Category:First printing errata]]
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[[Category:Linear systems errata]]

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The equations of motion for the coupled spring-mass system in Example 5.5 contain a damping term math, 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)