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Problem: A mass on a spring in SHM has amplitude A and period T.Part AAt what point in the motion is the velocity zero and the acceleration zero simultaneously? a. x>0 but x<A. b. x=A c. x<0. d. x=0. e. None of the above.

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In this problem, we are applying the concept of the properties of various points during SHM.

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A mass on a spring in SHM has amplitude A and period T.

Part A

At what point in the motion is the velocity zero and the acceleration zero simultaneously?

 a. x>0 but x<A.
 b. x=A
 c. x<0.
 d. x=0.
 e. None of the above.

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