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Problem: (a) Determine the magnitude of the acceleration for the speeding up phase.(b) Determine the magnitude of the acceleration for the slowing down phase.Express your answers to two significant figures and include the appropriate units.

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Acceleration:

a=Vt

Vertical scale:

1 division = 0.25 m/s

Horizontal scale:

1 division = 0.0667s

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(a) Determine the magnitude of the acceleration for the speeding up phase.
(b) Determine the magnitude of the acceleration for the slowing down phase.
Express your answers to two significant figures and include the appropriate units.

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