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Consider a mass-spring system shown below with a hard spring. That is, it requires more force to deform the same amount as the spring stretches/compresses The equation of motion is given by mx + where x is the stretch of the spring from its undeformed length, m is the mass of the block, k is the spring constant, and g is the gravitational acceleration. Find the equilibrium position of the block due to gravity. Let m : 9 kg, and k = 136 N/m3. Do not include units, and keep 3 significant figures.

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