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anonymous
 4 years ago
b) A gigantic gate to the entrance of a theme park in the shape of a parabola is constructed on a level ground. The horizontal distance between the end points of the gigantic gate is 20 meters. The maximum height of the gigantic gate from the ground is 5 meters. Calculate the height of the gigantic gate at a horizontal distance of 4 meters from one of the end points.
anonymous
 4 years ago
b) A gigantic gate to the entrance of a theme park in the shape of a parabola is constructed on a level ground. The horizontal distance between the end points of the gigantic gate is 20 meters. The maximum height of the gigantic gate from the ground is 5 meters. Calculate the height of the gigantic gate at a horizontal distance of 4 meters from one of the end points.

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1328420898983:dw

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is this the representation?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1328420962037:dw

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i sketch it something like this. don't know either its correct or wrong.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the given is from one of it's endpoints, therefor it's on the ground.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok, then how to find the vertical line ?

dumbcow
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2equation for such a parabola is: y =( 1/20)x^2 + 5 where vertex at (0,5) and endpoints at (+10,0) 4 away from endpoints is at x = +6 y = (1/20)(6^2) +5 y = 36/20 + 5 y = 64/20 y = 16/5

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0please explain more details about this..
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