(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A moving particle reaches its max. speed at the instant t = 3. (Before and after 3, its speed is less.) It follows that the particle's acceleration is 0 at the instant t = 3... Show that this is FALSE

2. Relevant equations

v= dR/dt

a= d^2R/ dt^2

3. The attempt at a solution

How do I show this is false? The derivative of velocity is acceleration so I would think it's true and is indeed 0. This is on a chapter for vector analysis on acceleration and curvature.

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# Homework Help: Vector analysis question on acceleration

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