Acceleration:

$\overline{){\mathbf{a}}{\mathbf{=}}\frac{\mathbf{\u2206}\mathbf{V}}{\mathbf{\u2206}\mathbf{t}}}$

Vertical scale:

1 division = 0.25 m/s

Horizontal scale:

1 division = 0.0667s

**(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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