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Unformatted text preview: (f) A maximum v requires a = 0, which occurs when t = 24/12 = 2.0 s. This, inserted into the velocity equation, gives v max = 24 m/s. (g) From (f), we see that the maximum of v occurs at t = 24/12 = 2.0 s. (h) In part (e), the particle was (momentarily) motionless at t = 4 s. The acceleration at that time is readily found to be 24 12(4) = 24 m/s 2 . (i) The average velocity is defined by Eq. 22, so we see that the values of x at t = 0 and t = 3 s are needed; these are, respectively, x = 0 and x = 54 m (found in part (a)). Thus, v avg = 54 0 3 0 = 18 m/s ....
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 Spring '06
 Stoler
 Physics, Acceleration

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