A ferris wheel has diameter of 24 m and is 4 m above ground level at its lowest point. Assume that a rider enters a car from a platform that is 30^0 around the rim before the car reaches its

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  1. Pre-Calculus

    a ferris wheel is elevated 1 meter above ground. When car reaches the highest point of the Ferris wheel, it's altitude from ground level is 31 metres. How far away from the center, horizontally, is the car when it is at an altitude of 25 meters?

  2. math-precalculus

    A Ferris wheel is 50 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 1 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 6 minutes. How many minutes of

  3. Math

    A ferris wheel is 30 meters in diameter and boarded in the six o'clock position from a platform that is 10 meters above the ground. The wheel completes one full revolution every 10 minutes. At the initial time t=0 you are in the twelve o'clock

  4. precalculus

    A Ferris wheel is 25 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 2 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 4 minutes. How many minutes of

  5. Math

    Here is the question : A Ferris wheel is 40 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 5 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 4

  6. math (trig.)

    A ferris wheel is 35 meters in diameter and boarded at ground level. The wheel makes one full rotation every 8 minutes, and at time (t=0) you are at the 3 o'clock position and descending. Let f(t) denote your height (in meters) above ground at t minutes.

  7. Pre-Cal

    A Ferris wheel is 50 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 5 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes one full revolution every 9 minutes. You make two

  8. math

    A Ferris wheel has a maximum height of 245 feet and a wheel diameter of 230 feet. Find an equation for the wheel if the center of the wheel is on the​ y-axis and y represents the height above the ground. equation is ?

  9. n

    A ferris wheel is 20 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 1 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 6 minutes. The function h =

  10. Math

    A Ferris wheel is 25 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 1 meter above the ground. The six o’clock position on the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 10 minutes. The function h (t)

  11. Math -Trig Please help!

    At one time, Maple Leaf Village (which no longer exists) had North America’s largest Ferris wheel. The Ferris wheel had a diameter of 56 m, and one revolution took 2.5 min to complete. Riders could see Niagara Falls if they were higher than 50 m above

  12. Pre-Cal

    A Ferris wheel is 40 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 5 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes one full revolution every 7 minutes. You make two

  13. precalculus

    A ferris wheel is 20 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 3 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 10 minutes. The function h =

  14. Trig

    As you ride a ferris wheel, your distance from the ground varies sinusoidally with time. When the last passenger boards the ferris wheel and the ride starts moving, let your position be modeled by the diagram provided. Let t be the number of seconds that

  15. precalculus

    A Ferris wheel is 10 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 3 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 4 minutes. How many minutes of

  16. Trigonometry

    A carnival Ferris wheel with a radius of 7 m makes one complete revolution every 16 seconds. The bottom of the wheel is 1.5 m above the ground. The ride starts at the bottom. Find the sinusoidal function that models this Ferris wheel in terms of time (t)

  17. Math

    a ferris wheel with a 40-ft diameter rotates once every 30 seconds. the bottom of the wheel is located 1.5 feet above the ground. you get on at the very bottom of the ferris wheel at time t = 0 and then the ferris wheel begins to turn counter-clockwise.

  18. math

    a ferris wheel has the diameter of 240 feet and the bottom of the ferris wheel is 9 feet above the ground. find the equation of the wheel if the origin is placed on the ground directly below the center of the wheel

  19. differential calculus

    a ferris wheel 15m in diameter makes 1 revolution every 2 minutes. If the center of the wheel is 9m above the ground, how fast is the passenger in the wheel moving vertically when he is 12.5m above the ground?

  20. Trig Question Help plz

    A ferris wheel has a radius of 25 feet. A person takes a seat, and the wheel turns 5pie/6 radians. How far is the person above the ground? please explain to me how to solve this We are to suppose the person got on the wheel at the very bottom. You might

  21. Algebra, Trig

    You are standing at a base of a Ferris Wheel which is 4 m above ground while your friend is riding. The Ferris Wheel is 8m in diameter. Describe how the shape of the sine curve models the distance your friend is to the platform you are on. Identify the

  22. precalculus

    As you ride a ferris wheel, your distance from the ground varies sinusoidally with time. You enter the ferris wheel from the bottom, which is 8 feet from the ground. The ferris wheel has a diameter of 60 feet and makes a full revolution every minute. What

  23. Cruz

    A ferris wheel is elevated 1 meter above ground. When car reaches the highest point of the ferris wheel it's altitude from ground level is 31 meters. How far away from the center,horizontally, is the car it is at an altitude of 25 meters?

  24. math/geometry

    Jamie rides a Ferris wheel for five minutes. The diameter of the wheel is 10 meters,and its center is 6 meters above the ground. Each revolution of the wheel takes 30 seconds. Being more than 9 meters above the ground causes Jamie to suffer an anxiety

  25. Trig

    A Ferris wheel is 40 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 4 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 2 minutes. How many minutes of

  26. math

    A ferris wheel has radius of 25 m and its centre is 27 m above the ground. It rotates once every 40 seconds. Sandy gets on the ferris wheel at its lowest point and the wheel starts to rotate. Determine a sinusodial equation that gives her height, h, above

  27. math

    Jamie is riding a Ferris wheel that takes 15 seconds for each complete revolution. The diameter of the wheel is 10 meters and its center is 6 meters off the ground. When Jamie is 9 meters above the ground and rising, at what rate is Jamie gaining altitude?

  28. Math

    A Ferris wheel has a diameter of 60 feet. When you start at the top of the Ferris wheel, you are 62 feet from the ground. The Ferris wheel completes one rotation in 2 minutes. 1.Create a graph that represents your height relative to the ground as a

  29. precalculus

    A Ferris wheel has a radius of 40 feet. The bottom of the Ferris wheel sits 0.5 feet above the ground. You board the Ferris wheel at the 6 o'clock position and rotate counter-clockwise. Define a function,f that gives your height above the ground (in feet)

  30. math

    a ferris wheel has a radius of 8m and rotates every 12 hrs. THe bottom of the ferris wheel is 1m above the ground. draw a graph describing how a person's height above the ground varies with time. Find an qeation for your graph.

  31. Trig

    A Ferris wheel is 36 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 1 meter above the ground. The six o’clock position of the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 9 minutes. What is the height

  32. Math Help Please I Don't Understand

    A Ferris wheel has a diameter of 60 feet. When you start at the bottom of the Ferris wheel, you are 2 feet from the ground. The Ferris wheel completes one rotation in 2 minutes. Create a function that represents your height relative to the center of the

  33. Pre Calculus 12

    Modelling with sine/cosine A Ferris wheel has a diameter of 30m. The bottom of the wheel is 1.5m off the ground it takes 3.5min to make one complete revolution. a person gets on ferris wheel at its lowest point at time = 0. write an equation that

  34. Math (Trig)

    a ferris wheel has a radius of 10m and is one meter above the ground. If the ferris wheel makes 1 revolution every 20 seconds, write an equation that gives the height above the ground of a person on the ferris wheel as a function of time if that person

  35. trig

    1. A Ferris wheel with a radius of 7m makes one complete revolution every 16 s. The bottom of the wheel is 1.5m above ground. a)Find the equation of the graph b)predict how the graph and the equation will change if the Ferris wheel turns more slowly c)

  36. math

    The Colossus ferris wheel at Six Flags St. Louis has a diameter of 50.3 m. A rider located on the circumference of the ferris wheel rotates at a speed of 16 km/h. (a) What is the angular speed of the ferris wheel, in rad/sec? (b) How long does it take for

  37. Math

    A Ferris wheel has a diameter of 60 feet. When you start at the bottom of the Ferris wheel, you are 2 feet from the ground.The Ferris wheel completes one rotation in 2 minutes. Create a graph that represents your height relative to the center of the Ferris

  38. pre-cal

    A small ferris wheel: A student is riding a 20-m-diameter ferris wheel that is making three revolutions per minute. If there are eight equally spaced seats on the Ferris wheel, then what is the length of the arc between two adjacent seats?

  39. trig

    The ferris wheel in an amusement park. It has a diameter of 24m, and it takes 40s to make one complete revolution. If Peter gets on a gondola which is vertically below the centre of the ferris wheel, find his rise in the height after 5s.

  40. precalc

    As you ride a ferris wheel, your distance from the ground varies sinusoidally with time. You enter the ferris wheel from the bottom, which is 8 feet from the ground. The ferris wheel has a diameter of 60 feet and makes a full revolution every minute. What

  41. Physics

    At a county fair, a boy takes his teddy bear on the giant Ferris wheel. Unfortunately, at the top of the ride, he accidentally drops his stuffed buddy. The wheel has a diameter of 14.6 m, the bottom of the wheel is 1.1 m above the ground and its rim is

  42. pre-calculus

    The High Roller Ferris wheel in Las Vegas, the tallest in the world, is elevated 2 m above ground. When a car reaches the highest point on the ferris wheel, its altitude from ground level is 168 m. How far away from the center, horizontally, is the car

  43. math

    A ferris wheel has a radius of 9m. The centre of the wheel is 11m above the ground. The Ferris wheel rotates at a constant speed of 12° per second. What is the amplitude?

  44. Physics

    Fairgoers ride a Ferris wheel with a radius of 5.00 {\rm m} . The wheel completes one revolution every 31.5 s What is the average speed of a rider on this Ferris wheel? If a rider accidentally drops a stuffed animal at the top of the wheel, where does it

  45. math

    the maximun height of a ferris wheel is 35m. the wheel takes 2 mins to make one revolution. passengers board the ferris wheel 2m above the ground at the bottom of the rotation. a. write an equation to model this b. how high is the passengers after 45s c.

  46. math

    A ferris wheel is 35 meters in diameter,and can be boarded at ground level. The wheel turns in a counterclokcwise direction, completing one full revolution every 5 minutes. Suppose that a t=0 you are in the three o'clock position. Write a formula, using

  47. math (trigonometry)

    A ferris wheel has a diameter of 100m and the bottom of the wheel is 4m above the ground. It rotates two times every 10 minutes. Using this information, complete each question. c) Determine the angular velocity of the Ferris wheel in radians/second d)How

  48. Math

    The rim of the London Eye (a 135m diameter ferris wheel) moves 26 cm/sec, slow enough for passengers to safely get on the wheel from the platform (2 meters above ground level) without stopping the wheel at the bottom of its rotation. What's the height at

  49. Pre-Calculus

    A Ferris wheel is 25 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 2 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 8 minutes. How many minutes of

  50. math

    A Ferris wheel is 10 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 3 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 2 minutes. How many minutes of

  51. pre-calc

    A Ferris wheel is 50 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 4 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 8 minutes. How many minutes of

  52. College Algebra

    A ferris wheel has a diameter of 320 feet and the bottom of the Ferris wheel is 9 feet above the ground. Find the equation of the wheel if the origin is placed on the ground directly below the center of the wheel.

  53. Physics

    At a county fair, a boy takes his teddy bear on the giant Ferris wheel. Unfortunately, at the top of the ride, he accidentally drops his stuffed buddy. The wheel has a diameter of 14.6 m, the bottom of the wheel is 2.4 m above the ground and its rim is

  54. Math

    A Ferris wheel has a diameter of 60 feet. When you start at the top of the Ferris wheel, you are 62 feet from the ground. The Ferris wheel completes one rotation in 2 minutes. 1. Create a graph that represents your height relative to the center of the

  55. Physics :(( help please

    You and a friend are going to ride on a Ferris wheel. For a little extra fun, when your friend is at the very top of the Ferris wheel she's going to drop a tennis ball. How far around the Ferris wheel in radians from your friend should you sit so you can

  56. Calc

    Suppose that after you are loaded into a Ferris wheel car, the wheel begins turning at 3 revolutions per second. The wheel has diameter 14 meters and the bottom seat of the wheel is 1 meter above the ground. Express the height h of the seat above the

  57. precal

    The Singapore Flyer, currently the world's largest Ferris wheel, completes one rotation every 37 minutes. Measuring 150m in diameter, the Flyer is set atop a terminal building, with a total height of 165 m from the ground to the top of the wheel. When

  58. Math

    A carnival Ferris wheel with a radius of 7 m makes one complete revolution every 16s. The bottom of the wheel is 1.5 m above the ground. Find the amplitude, vertical shift, phase shift and k value and period. Do all calculations and then make your final

  59. Pre-Calc Trig

    Create both a sine and cosine model for height of a passenger off of the ground for each of the following Ferris wheels. 1) customers must climb up 12 foot steps to get into the Ferris wheel (I.e) bottom of Ferris wheel is at the top of the steps Diameter

  60. Trigonometric Functions

    A person is riding a ferris wheel that turns at a constant speeed. The lowest point of the ferris wheel is at ground level. Another person is standing at the side of the wheel on a platform 4m above the ground. She notes the times that the person on the

  61. math trig

    A Ferris wheel with a diameter of 37 meters rotates at a rate of 4 minutes per revolution. Riders board the Ferris wheel 4 meters above the ground at the bottom of the wheel. A couple boards the Ferris wheel and the ride starts. Write a formula for the

  62. Trig application

    I'm having trouble with this trig application. The scenario goes: A ferris wheel has a diameter of approximately 65 meters. Assume it takes 110 seconds for the ferris wheel to make one complete rotation. find the angular speed of the ferris wheel in

  63. trig

    ferris wheel one has a 40ft diameter, revolves once every 30 seconds and is 5ft above ground. Ferris wheel two has a diameter of 20feet, revolves once every 15seconds and is 2 feet above the ground. each angular velocity?? each linear velocity??

  64. trig question

    A Ferris wheel has a deameter of 50m. The platform at the bottom, where you load the ferris wheel, is 3 m above the ground. The Ferris wheel rotates three times every two minutes. A stopwatch is started and you notice you are even with the center of the

  65. Math

    A carnival ferris wheel that has a diameter of 18m, goes 4 seconds every revolution, there are 5 revolutions, also the ferris wheel is 2m above the ground Cosine and Sine equation needed

  66. Science

    At a county fair, a boy takes his teddy bear on the giant Ferris wheel. Unfortunately, at the top of the ride, he accidentally drops his stuffed buddy. The wheel has a diameter of 15.3 m, the bottom of the wheel is 3.37 m above the ground and its rim is

  67. mathematics

    A Ferris wheel with a diameter of 57 meters rotates at a rate of 4 minutes per revolution. Riders board the Ferris wheel 5 meters above the ground at the bottom of the wheel. A couple boards the Ferris wheel and the ride starts. Write a formula for the

  68. Math

    The ferris wheel at the town fair has a radius of 25 feet. Passengers enter the cars on the ferris wheel at​ it’s lowest point which is 10 feet off the ground. Assume that passengers rotate on the wheel 5 times in 1 minute. What is the highest point

  69. Honors Pre Calculus

    Tony visits the local fair and sees one of the rides, the ferris wheel. The ferris wheel has a diameter of 50 feet and is on a platform of 4 feet. If it takes 12 seconds to make one full revolution, what is the equation of the height of a person on the

  70. Math

    Tony visits the local fair and sees one if therides, the ferris wheel. The ferris wheel has a diameter of 50 feet and is on a platform of 4 feet. if it takes 12 seconds to make one full revolution, what is the equation of the height of a person on the

  71. Trigonometric Function

    A Ferris wheel has a radius of 10 meters and is revolving 6 times each minute (wheel's frequency.) The wheel's center is 12 meters from the ground. If time starts on the ground, then find a sine function that shows the height from the ground for a car on

  72. Advanced Functions

    the ferris wheel at an amusement park measures 16m in diameter. the wheel does 3 rotations every minute. the bottom of the wheel is 1m above the ground... a) determine the simplest equation that models Megan's height above that ground(h) over time (t).

  73. Trig

    A ferris wheel has a 14 meter diameter and turns counterclockwise at 6 rpm. a) Assuming that the center of the wheel is the origin of an x-y coordinate plane, write functions to find the position (x,y) of a rider that starts at the bottom of the wheel. b)

  74. Advanced Functions

    the ferris wheel at an amusement park measures 16m in diameter. the wheel does 3 rotations every minute. the bottom of the wheel is 1m above the ground... a) determine the simplest equation that models Megan's height above that ground(h) over time (t).

  75. trigonometry

    a ferris wheel is 50 meters in diameter with the bottom of the wheel 1 meter off the ground it makes a full revolution in 12 minutes. What function would track the height above the ground for a point that is at the bottom of the wheel when it starts

  76. pre-cal

    A small ferris wheel, a student is riding a 20-m-diameter ferris wheel that is making 3 revolutions per minute. What is the area of the sector between 3 of the seats (3/8) of the wheel?

  77. pre cal

    A small ferris wheel, a student is riding a 20-m-diameter ferris wheel that is making 3 revolutions per minute. What is the area of the sector between 3 of the seats (3/8) of the wheel?

  78. math

    suppose a ferris wheel is moving at a constant rate of 8 inches per second. if the diameter of the wheel is 60 feet, how long will it take the ferris wheel to make a complete revolution?

  79. calculus

    Eric is standing on the ground, a distance of 70 ft from the bottom of Ferris wheel that has a 20 ft radius. His arm is at the same height as the bottom of the Ferris wheel. Janice is on Ferris wheel which makes one revolution counter clock wise every 16

  80. Physics

    You and a friend are going to ride on a Ferris wheel. For a little extra fun, when your friend is at the very top of the Ferris wheel she's going to drop a tennis ball. How far around the Ferris wheel in radians from your friend should you sit so you can

  81. Math

    A ferris wheel has a diameter of 10 m and takes 24 sec to make one revolution. The lowest point on the wheel is 1 m above the ground. (4 marks) a. Sketch a graph to show how a rider's height above the ground varies with time as the ferris wheel makes a

  82. Precal

    Suppose that you are sitting in a chair on a Ferris wheel that has a diameter of 120 feet that is boarded 6 feet above the ground at the 6 o’clock position. If the Ferris wheel moves in a counterclockwise direction and makes one revolution every 12

  83. Math ( trig )

    If a person on the Ferris wheel is 45 feet above the ground. The Gris wheel has a radius of 47.f and is 5 feet above the ground. At what degrees had the Ferris wheel rotated counted clockwise?

  84. math function2

    A ferris wheel turns at a constant speed. the lowest point of the wheel is ground level. a person is standing on a platform 4m about ground. The intervals between two successive times are alternatly 6 s and 18 s. Part A) what is the period of rotation?

  85. Math

    As you ride a ferris wheel your distance from the ground varies sinusoidally with time. you notice that it takes you 80 seconds to make a full rotation around the wheel. if the diameter of the wheel is 48 feet, how far have you traveled in 40 seconds?

  86. math

    The height of a person above the ground on a Ferris wheel is given by the function h(t)=9 sin {pi/20 (t- pi/2))+ 12 where h(t) is the height in meters of person t seconds after getting on a) how long does it take the Ferris wheel to make one complete

  87. physics

    A Ferris wheel at an amusement park having a diameter of 14 m completes one rotation in 45 s. (a) What is the rotational speed of this Ferris wheel in revolution per minute and in degrees per second?

  88. CHHS

    A a ferris wheel has a diameter of 100ft. The passengers ride in cars that make 5 revolutions in 7.5 minutes. Approximately how far does a car on the Ferris wheel travel in 1 minute

  89. Math - need help ASAP!! Please!

    The question relates to application of sine functions. -------------- A carnival Ferris wheel with a radius of 7m makes one complete revolution every 16 seconds. The bottom of the wheel is 1.5m above the ground. a) Draw a sketch to show a person's height

  90. geometry

    A person riding the original Ferris Wheel is traveling at a speed of 0.495 mph. If one revolution takes 9 minutes, what is the diameter of the Ferris Wheel? Show your work.

  91. trig

    A ferris wheel with a diameter of 100 feet rotates at a constant rate of 4 revolutions per minute. Let the center of the ferris wheel be at the origin. 1. Each of the ferris wheel's cars travels around a cirlce. a) Write an equation of the circle where x

  92. maths

    diameter of a ferris wheel is 15 metres. how far does a seat on the ferris wheel travel in 5 revolutions

  93. Physics

    A particular Ferris wheel takes you through one complete revolution every 25.3 seconds. If the radius of the Ferris wheel is 10.4 m, and your mass is 63.3 kg, calculate: (a) Your apparent weight, in N, when you are at the top of the Ferris wheel. (b) Your

  94. Math

    the ferris wheel at a carnival has a diameter of 18 m and descends to 2m above the ground at its lowest point. Assume that a rider enters a car at this point and rides the wheel for two revolutions

  95. Math

    The first ferris wheel was built in1893 in Chicago. It's diameter was 250 feet.how many feet did the ferris wheel rotate with each complete turn?

  96. Physics

    While riding a Ferris wheel, the rider determines that the Ferris wheel makes 1.5 revolutions per minute. a) knowing that the diameter of the Ferris wheel is 100 ft, determine the angular speed (in rad/s) of the Ferris wheel. b) Determine the linear speed

  97. Advanced Functions

    PLEASE READ THE BOTTOM I ADDED ON!! :) the ferris wheel at an amusement park measures 16m in diameter. the wheel does 3 rotations every minute. the bottom of the wheel is 1m above the ground... a) determine the simplest equation that models Megan's height

  98. math

    A ferris wheel has diameter of 24 m and is 4 m above ground level at its lowest point. Assume that a rider enters a car from a platform that is 30^0 around the rim before the car reaches its lowest point. Model the rider's height above the ground versus

  99. Math (IB Calc)

    A ferris wheel has a diameter of 50 meters. If point A is at the lowest point of the ferris wheel, 0 meters. What is the height of point A if the wheel moves 2pi/3 radians clockwise? What is the equation?

  100. Math (Trig)

    In 1893, the city of Chicago put on a World's Fair to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Columbus' trip to the Americas. The most spectacular at this fair was a huge Ferris Week built by an engineer named George Ferris. This remarkable structure had a

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