1. Pre-Calc

    Write a Sinusoidal function for the following. A ferris wheel is 100 feet in diameter and makes one revolution in 45 seconds. If the rider needs to walk up a ramp to get to their seat that is 5 feet above the ground, write the model for the rider.
  2. calculus

    a large ferris wheel is 100 feet in diameter and rises 10 feet off the ground. each revolution of the wheel takes 30 seconds. A) express the vertical distance "H" of the seat off the ground as a function of time "t" if t=0 corresponds to a time when the
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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)
  7. math

    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. The height h (in feet) of a Ferris wheel car located at the point (x, y) is given by h = 50 + y where y
  8. Math-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. The height h (in feet) of a Ferris wheel car located at the point (x, y) is given by h = 50 + y where y
  9. Trig - Ferris Wheel

    A ferris wheel is 250 ft in diameter and revolves every 40 second when in motion. You step up to the seat on the wheel at the bottom 2 feet about the fround so you are sitting 4 feet about the ground at start. Derive the formula for the height of your seat
  10. 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
  11. pre-calculus

    I have absolutely no idea even where to start. Please help! The carnival has come to town with a ferris wheel that has a radius of 30 feet. People get on when passenger compartments are at the lowest, 2 feet off the ground. The wheel makes a full
  12. Math

    A Ferris wheel makes 3 revolutions per minute. If the diameter is 20 feet, write an equation to describe the height off the ground of a particular seat after t seconds. I got d=10cos(6pi)t as the answer, is this correct?
  13. 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
  14. Pre-Calc

    A ferris wheel is 63 feet tall when it reaches its highest point at 8 seconds. At the bottom of the ride, you are 3 feet off the ground. So how high off the ground will you be 5 seconds after the ride starts? Write a function f so that f(t) will equal how
  15. 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)
  16. 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
  17. pre-calculus

    A.) A Ferris wheel has a radius of 32 feet and completes one revolution every 5.4 minutes. What is the speed of the Ferris wheel (in radians per minute)? _______radians per minute B.) A Ferris wheel has a radius of 39 feet and travels 5.6 feet every
  18. trig

    I have finished the questions for the following, but could someone please check to see if my answers are right because there are no answers for these questions since it's a sheet that my teacher gave us. Ok, just let me know where my errors are and what is
  19. math

    The Flying Zucchini Circus Troupe has a human cannon- ball act, shooting a performer from a cannon into a spe- cially padded seat of a turning Ferris wheel. The Ferris wheel has a radius of 40 feet and rotates counterclockwise at one revolution per minute.
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. trig

    Brian is riding a Ferris wheel. The wheel has a radius of 25 feet, and at his lowest point, Brian is 8 feet off the ground. Brian times how long it takes to travel from the lowest point to the highest point and finds that it takes 8 seconds. Write a
  23. 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
  24. Algebra

    A person riding a Ferris wheel with a diameter of 64 feet travels once around the wheel in 25 seconds. What is the average speed of the rider in miles per hour? (Round your answer to one decimal place.)
  25. math (sinusoidal functions

    The height of the rider on a Ferris Wheel can be modeled by a cosine function. At time t = 0, a rider boards the Ferris Wheel at its minimum height of 3 m. The maximum height of the Ferris Wheel is 39 m. During the 8 minute ride, the rider reaches the
  26. 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
  27. Math

    At the amusement park, you decide to ride the Ferris wheel, which has a maximum height of 100 meters and a diameter of 50 meters. It takes the wheel seven minutes to make one revolution. If you start your ride at the midline and the ferris wheel rotates
  28. 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
  29. Precalculus ????

    1. At the amusement park, you decide to ride the Ferris wheel, which has a maximum height of 50 meters and a diameter of 35 meters. It takes the wheel three minutes to make one revolution. If you start your ride at the midline and the ferris wheel rotates
  30. Pre Calculus

    If you are riding on a Ferris wheel that is 60 feet tall and it takes 5 minutes to make a one revolution, what is your linear velocity? A. 0.62 feet per second B. 0.31 feet per second C. 37.68 feet per second D. 3.14 feet per second E. 9.42 feet per second
  31. college trig word problem

    A Ferris wheel has a radius of 25 feet.The wheel is rotating at two revolutions per minute.Find the linear speed, in feet per minute, of a seat on this ferris wheel.
  32. MATH

    A Ferris wheel completes one revolution every 90 s. The cars reach a maximum of 55 m above the ground and a minimum of 5 m above the ground. The height, h, in metres, above the ground can be modeled using a sine function, where t represents time, in
  33. math

    At the amusement park, you decide to ride the Ferris wheel, which has a maximum height of 50 meters and a diameter of 35 meters. It takes the wheel three minutes to make one revolution. If you start your ride at the midline and the ferris wheel rotates
  34. math

    At the amusement park, you decide to ride the Ferris wheel, which has a maxmum height of 80 meters and a diameter of 40 meters. It takes the wheel seven minutes to make one revolution. If you start your ride at the midline and the ferris wheel rotates
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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)
  39. 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.
  40. Math

    A Ferris wheel has a radius of 30 feet and travels 3.6 feet every second. How long does it take for the Ferris wheel to complete one revolution?
  41. 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
  42. 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?
  43. math

    At the amusement park, you decide to ride the Ferris wheel, which has a maximum height of 80 meters and a diameter of 40 meters. It takes the wheel seven minutes to make one revolution. Write the sinusoidal function, f(t), that models the height of your
  44. Math

    At the amusement park, you decide to ride the Ferris wheel, which has a maximum height of 50 meters and a diameter of 35 meters. It takes the wheel 13 minutes to make one revolution. Write the sinusoidal function, f(t), that models the height of your chair
  45. precalculus

    A Ferris wheel has a radius of 35 feet, and is rotating at 5 revolutions per minute. Find the linear speed, in feet per minute, of a seat on the Ferris wheel.
  46. Math

    At the amusement park, you decide to ride the Ferris wheel, which has a maximum height of 50 meters and a diameter of 35 meters. It takes the wheel 5 minutes to make one revolution. If you start your ride at the midline and the ferris wheel rotates counter
  47. trig

    A Ferris wheel has a radius of 15 meters and takes 20 seconds to complete one full revolution. The seat you are riding in, takes 7 seconds to reach the top which is 35 meters above the ground. Write a sine or cosine equation for the height of your seat
  48. 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
  49. Math-Trigonometry

    Can someone help me with this problem. -A Ferris wheel has a radius of 37.8 feet. The bottom of the Ferris wheel sits 0.7 feet above the ground. You board the Ferris wheel at the 6 o'clock position and rotate counter-clockwise. A)Define a function, f that
  50. Math

    Find the linear speed in feet per minute of a seat on the Ferris wheel. v= r.w How do I find out "w"? r= 25 ft. arc= 40 ft. angle= 58° 1 revolution= 157 ft./revolution
  51. 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
  52. 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
  53. 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
  54. 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
  55. Math

    Suppose that a water wheel has a radius of 22 feet and makes a complete revolution every 14 seconds. The bottom of the water water wheel is 1 foot above the ground level. One step of the water wheel is painted red to be able to determine the amount of time
  56. Math

    A Ferris wheel has a diameter of 140 feet. There are 40 cars for riders, and they are placed at even intervals around the Ferris wheel. What is the best approximation of how many feet apart the cars are placed?
  57. pre-calc

    A ferris wheel is 28 meters in diameter and makes one revolution every 10 minutes. For how many minutes of any revolution will your seat be above 21 meters?
  58. 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??
  59. precal

    A Ferris wheel is 32 meters in diameter and makes one revolution every 4 minutes. For how many minutes of any revolution will your seat be above 24 meters?
  60. Trig

    The seats of a Ferris wheel are 40 feet from the​ wheel's center. When you get on the​ ride, your seat is 6 feet above the ground. How far above the ground are you after rotating through an angle of 17pi/4?
  61. 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
  62. 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 =
  63. 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 =
  64. pre-calc

    The original ferris wheel, built by George Ferris for the Columbian Exposition of 1893, was much larger and slower than its modern counterparts: It has a diameter of 250 feet and contained 36 cars, each of which held 40 people; it made one revolution every
  65. 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
  66. 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
  67. 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
  68. 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 ?
  69. Math - Trigonometry

    You are riding the ferris wheel at the Montgomery County Fair. The wheel has a diameter of 36 feet and travels at a constant rate of 3 revolutions per minute. A car at its lowest is 4 feet above the ground. Write a sine function to describe the
  70. advanced calculus

    Many carnivals have a version of the double Ferris wheel. A large central arm rotates clockwise. At each end of the central arm is a Ferris wheel that rotates clockwise around the arm. Assume that the central arm has length 200 feet and rotates about its
  71. Trig

    A ferris wheel at the fair has a radius of 60 feet. If it takes 24 seconds to make a full revolution, what is the linear speed for the passengers?
  72. Physics

    A ferris wheel, radius 5.0m, rotates once every 8.4 seconds. a) What is the centripetal acceleration of a 60kg person at the circumference? b) calculate the force of the seat on the person at the highest point. c) calculate the force of the seat on the
  73. Math (please help!)

    The largest Ferris Wheel in the world is the London Eye in England. The height (in metres) of a rider on the London Eye after t minutes can be described by the function h(t) = 67 sin[0.2094(t-30)] + 70 Using this equation i'm supposed to find the diameter,
  74. 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?
  75. physics

    The Ferris Wheel in the figure below is a vertical, circular amusement ride with radius 10 m. Riders sit on seats that swivel to remain horizontal. The Ferris Wheel rotates at a constant rate, going around once in 11 s. Consider a rider whose mass is 59
  76. Math Grade 12

    The paddle wheel of a boat measures 16 feet in diameter and is revolving at a rate of 20 rpm. The maximum depth of the paddle wheel under water is 1 foot. Suppose a point is located at the lowest point of the wheel at t=0. 1) Write a cosine function with
  77. 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
  78. Precalculus

    you are sitting on a ferris wheel car. The wheel has a radius of 50 feet and makes 3 revolutions per minute. What is your linear speed in feet per minute?
  79. maths

    diameter of a ferris wheel is 15 metres. how far does a seat on the ferris wheel travel in 5 revolutions
  80. 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)
  81. Math, Trigonometry

    The height of a person on a ferris wheel is measured by function h(t)=38 sin 3.5 (t-4.0)+41.? h= height of person in feet t=represents the time in minutes. a) At what height, to the nearest tenth, are passengers loaded onto the Ferris wheel ? what
  82. 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?
  83. bibb

    Consider a rider on a Ferris wheel which is turning at constant speed. (a) At what point is the upward component of the force of the seat on the rider minimum? (b) At what point is the upward component of the force of the seat on the rider maximum? Justify
  84. Trigonometric Functions! (Ferris Wheel)

    The Ferris wheel at a carnival has a diameter of 18m 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 My main problem is how to get the phase shift. (The answer
  85. 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
  86. calculus

    A Ferris wheel with a radius of 13 m is rotating at a rate of one revolution every 2 minutes. How fast is a rider rising when the rider is 18 m above ground level?
  87. calculus

    A Ferris wheel with a radius of 13 m is rotating at a rate of one revolution every 2 minutes. How fast is a rider rising when the rider is 25 m above ground level?
  88. 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
  89. Math

    Shirley is on a Ferris wheel which spins at the rate of 3.6 revolutions per minute. The wheel has a radius of 35 feet, and the center of the wheel is 51 feet above the ground. After the wheel starts moving, Shirley takes 12 seconds to reach the top of the
  90. Trig

    Hi everyone, I have a WS due tomorrow, and would really appreciate some help. You are taking a ride on a Ferris wheel that is 100 feet in diameter and has a bottom point that is 10 feet above the ground. Suppose that the wheel rotates four times every
  91. 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
  92. 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?
  93. Math

    A ferris wheel has a radius of 20m and the bottom is 2m above the ground. The wheel makes one rev in 40 sec. If the rider gets on at 30^0 on the left of the lowest point going downwards, wirte the sine function to show this movement
  94. Science

    The rider to a Ferris wheel moves at a rate of 0.18m/s2. If the rider is 5.0m from the center of the Ferris wheel, what is his/her velocity?
  95. Trigonometry - LONESTAR

    The figure below is a model of a Ferris wheel. The diameter of the wheel is 191 feet, and one complete revolution takes 15 minutes. The bottom of the wheel is 11 feet above the ground. Complete the table below. (Round your answers to two decimal places.) t
  96. Algebra 2

    The Ferris wheel in the figure has a radius of 68 feet. The clearance between the wheel and the ground is 14 feet. The rectangular coordinate system shown has its origin on the ground directly below the center of the wheel. Use the coordinate system to
  97. 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.
  98. circumference...math

    A Ferris wheel makes 12 revolutions per ride. How far would someone travel during one ride if the diameter is 63 feet?...thanks!
  99. Geometry

    A 3-foot diameter wheel travels at a rate of 45 feet per second. How many seconds does it take for the wheel to make 100 turns?
  100. 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