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An 8.00 kg point mass and a 12.0 kg point mass are held in place 50.0 cm apart. A particle of mass *m* is released from a point between the two masses 20.0 cm from the 8.00 kg mass along the line connecting the two fixed masses. Find the magnitude and direction of the acceleration of the particle.

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