Shella D.

asked • 07/31/17

Answer the situational problem involving ellipse and hyperbola

The arch of a bridge is a semi ellipse with a horizontal major axis. The span is 30ft and the top of the arch is 10ft above the major axis. The roadway is horizontal and is 2ft above the top of the arch. Find the vertical distance from the roadway to the arch at 5 foot intervals

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