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Totally lost, any help would be greatly appreciated

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A particle of mass m is subject to a force F(v) = -m(alpha)v^2. The initial position is zero, and the initial speed is v nought. Find x(t)
 

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what is alpha in this problem?
 
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Nothing has been suggested for what alpha is so I really couldn't tell you, sorry perhaps this is why this problem is totally puzzling.
 

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