Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.

## More answers

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.

- anonymous

a ferris wheel has a radius of 10m and is one meter above the ground. If the ferris wheel makes 1 revolution every 20 seconds, write an equation that gives the height above the ground of a person on the ferris wheel as a function of time if that person starts (t=0) 1/8th of a rotation away from the bottom most point while moving downwards

At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga.
Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus.
Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.

Get our expert's

answer on brainly

SEE EXPERT ANSWER

Get your **free** account and access **expert** answers to this

and **thousands** of other questions.

Get your **free** account and access **expert** answers to this and **thousands** of other questions

- anonymous

- chestercat

I got my questions answered at brainly.com in under 10 minutes. Go to brainly.com now for free help!

Get this expert

answer on brainly

SEE EXPERT ANSWER

Get your **free** account and access **expert** answers to this

and **thousands** of other questions

- anonymous

what's the direction of rotation?

- anonymous

clockwisei think. my teacher didnt specify but i think they usually go clockwise.

- anonymous

let y = A sin(kt + c) + h, where A is the amplitude, 2pi/k is the period, -c/k is the phase shift. There will be a phase shift since at t=0, the passengers are (1/8) of a rotation away from the bottom most point while moving downwards. A should be the radius of the ferris wheel, and k = 2pi/20, which reduces to pi/10. h is the distance above the ground plus the radius, so h = 11. I think the value of c should be -pi^2/40 since the phase shift is (-1/4)pi, so

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.

- anonymous

***sorry, thinking little more about the phase shift.

- anonymous

not entirely certain about the phase shift, but I think your equation should be y = 10sin((pi/10)t + pi^2/40) + 11

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.