Question 114977This question is from textbook Fund of alg and Trig
: I am studing conic sections. I think the equation that could be used for this is: (x-h)^2=4p(y-k) or y= ax^2 +bx+c where P= 1/4a
Does any one know how to solve this problem. I am stumped.
A satellite antenna dish has the shape of a paraboloid that is 10 feet across at the open end and is three feet deep. At what distance from the center of the dish should the reciever be placed to receive the greatest intensity of sound waves. This question is from textbook Fund of alg and Trig