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Problem 105. How to find the position of an element in a vector without using the find function

Created by Chelsea

Write a function posX=findPosition(x,y) where x is a vector and y is the number that you are searching for.

Examples:

 findPosition([1 3 5 4 2], 2)
 posX is 5
 findPosition([1 5 8 6 7 6 0], 8)
 posX is 3

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