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    Uniform circular motion and simple harmonic motion: Amplitude and period of this motion

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    An object executing simple harmonic motion has a maximum speed of 4.3 m/s and a maximum acceleration of 0.65 m/s^2.

    Find (a) the amplitude and (b) the period of this motion.

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    Solution. We can assume that its position equation is
    x(t)=Acos(bt+c)
    We know that v(t)=x'=-Absin(bt+c)
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