Purchase Solution

# Velocity and Acceleration Vectors

Not what you're looking for?

I am having trouble figuring out the velocity and acceleration vectors. I am given the form xi+yJ+zk
where for example
x(t) is (1-t)cos4 pi t
y(t) = (1-t) sin 4 pi t
z(t) = (1-t)

t is supposed to be between 0 and 1

I know that v(t) is the first deriv. and a(t) is the second deriv. but I am not sure how to proceed with the differentation. do I move the (1-t) over or leave it as is? Any help would be appreciated.

##### Solution Summary

Velocity and acceleration are investigated. The solution is detailed and well presented.

##### Solution Preview

Please see the attached file for the complete solution.
Thanks for using BrainMass.

The ...

##### Variables in Science Experiments

How well do you understand variables? Test your knowledge of independent (manipulated), dependent (responding), and controlled variables with this 10 question quiz.

##### Classical Mechanics

This quiz is designed to test and improve your knowledge on Classical Mechanics.

##### Introduction to Nanotechnology/Nanomaterials

This quiz is for any area of science. Test yourself to see what knowledge of nanotechnology you have. This content will also make you familiar with basic concepts of nanotechnology.

##### The Moon

Test your knowledge of moon phases and movement.