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Homework Help: Advanced Functions

Posted by - on Friday, November 20, 2009 at 8:38pm.

The vertical position, h, in metres, of a gondola on a Ferris wheel is modelled using the function

h = 10 sin ((pi/15) (t-d)) + 12

where t is the time, in seconds. The gondola must assume a vertical position of 7 m at t=0 s , and be on its way upward.

Determine the phase shift required for the desired operation of the Ferris wheel.

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