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Problem: A horse on the merry-go-round moves according to the equation r=8 ft, theta=(0.6t) rad, and z= (1.5 sin theta) ft, where t is in seconds. Determine the cylindrical components of the acceleration of the horse when t=4s.

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r = 8 ft

θ = (0.6t) rad

z = (1.5 sinθ) ft

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A horse on the merry-go-round moves according to the equation r=8 ft, theta=(0.6t) rad, and z= (1.5 sin theta) ft, where t is in seconds. Determine the cylindrical components of the acceleration of the horse when t=4s.

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