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Solution: A bird flies in the xy-plane with a velocity vector given by = ( - t2) + t, with /s = 2.4 /s3, /s2 = 1.6 t, and gamma = 4.0 { m m}/{ m s}^{2}. The positive y-direction is vertically upward. At t =

Problem

A bird flies in the xy-plane with a velocity vector given by = ( - t2) + t, with /s = 2.4 /s3, /s2 = 1.6 t, and = 4.0 . The positive y-direction is vertically upward. At = 0 the bird is at the origin.

Calculate the position vector of the bird as a function of time.

Calculate the acceleration vector of the bird as a function of time.

What is the birds altitude (y-coordinate) as it flies over x = 0 for the first time after t = 0?