In the given arrangement there are four springs with constants \(k_1,k_2,k_3\) and \(k_4\) (as shown in the figure). The block of mass \(m=1\) kg is slightly displaced from its mean position. Find the minimum possible value of the period of the simple harmonic motion of this system.
Assumptions and Details
Assume all pulleys are ideal.
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