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hawkfalcon

  • 3 years ago

A particle moves in the xy-plane so that at any time t its coordinates are x = α cos βt and y = α sin β t , where α and β are constants. The y-component of the acceleration of the particle at any time t is

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  1. jim_thompson5910
    • 3 years ago
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    well the second derivative of the position function is the acceleration function

  2. jim_thompson5910
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    so you need to find y ''

  3. hawkfalcon
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    So find the second derivative of the y equation?

  4. jim_thompson5910
    • 3 years ago
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    exactly

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