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Velocity & Acceleration of a Bird Flying as a Function of Time

The coordinates of a bird flying in the XY-plane are given by x(t)=at and y(t) = 3.0 m - Bt^2, where a = 2.4m/s and B = 1.2m/s2.
Calculate the velocity and acceleration vectors of the bird as functions of time.

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The solution attaches the calculations and steps to find a bird's velocity and acceleration as it flies in the XY-plane at a given set of coordinates as a .doc.