Principles of Physics: A Calculus-Based Text

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Author: Raymond A. Serway, John W. Jewett

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The position of a particle moving along the x-axis is given by x = 6.0t^2 -1.0t^3, where x is in meters and t is in seconds. What is the position of the particle when it achieves its maximum speed in the positive x direction?

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