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Problem: A particle starts from the origin at t = 0 with an initial velocity of 5.0 m/s along the positive x axis. If the acceleration is (-3.0i + 4.5j)m/s2, determine the velocity and position of the particle at the moment it reaches its maximum x coordinate.

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A particle starts from the origin at t = 0 with an initial velocity of 5.0 m/s along the positive x axis. If the acceleration is (-3.0i + 4.5j)m/s2, determine the velocity and position of the particle at the moment it reaches its maximum x coordinate.

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