Posted by Robert on .
A ferris wheel with a diameter of 60m rotates at a constant speed three times every 1.5pie minutes and reaches a maximum height of 62m from the ground. if you started the ride when it is at its highest point, on what internal of time would you be more than 58m above the ground in the first five minutes of the ride?

grade 12 Functions 
Steve,
look in the links below. There are several very similar problems. Just adapt the numbers to your exercise.
Come on back if you get stuck, and show us where the difficulties arise.