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anonymous
 one year ago
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An architect for a golf course wants to plan a sand trap that passes between a tree and a cart path. Using these as the focus and directrix, how can the architect plan a parabolic sand trap that will be equidistant from the tree and the cart path at all times? Describe your method in full sentences.
anonymous
 one year ago
Please help An architect for a golf course wants to plan a sand trap that passes between a tree and a cart path. Using these as the focus and directrix, how can the architect plan a parabolic sand trap that will be equidistant from the tree and the cart path at all times? Describe your method in full sentences.

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campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0draw line throught the tree that is perpendicular to the cart path. this will be the line of symmetry dw:1439497745652:dw then each edge of the bunker can be designed so it is equidistance from the focus and directrix..( the definition of a parabola.... a locus of points that are....etc)

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1439497934586:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I still don't understand how to describe the method in full sentences. @campbell_st
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