- Wed Nov 07, 2012 3:42 pm
- Forum: Advanced Algebra ("pre-calculus")
- Topic: finding a point on an ellipse
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Its on an online homework site called webassign. after 3 tries you loose all points possible for the question, I have submitted 2 wrong answers so I only have 1 attempt left to get it correct! I really dont see whats flawed with this unless the homework answer is just incorrect

- Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:05 pm
- Forum: Advanced Algebra ("pre-calculus")
- Topic: finding a point on an ellipse
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noooo haha, now im so cunfused to why its counting my answer to the regular question wrong! i only have 3 tries! haha

- Tue Nov 06, 2012 12:23 am
- Forum: Advanced Algebra ("pre-calculus")
- Topic: finding a point on an ellipse
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I have this question that I am stumped on, I have changed the numbers to a practice another version so that it is not the exact question on my homework. An arch of a bridge is semielliptical, with major axis horizontal. The base of the arch is a across, and the highest part of the arch is b above th...