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CalculusPrecalculus: Mathematics for Calculus (Standalone Book)Suspension Bridge In a suspension bridge the shape of the suspension cables is parabolic. The bridge shown in the figure has towers that are 600 m apart, and the lowest point of the suspension cables is 150 m below the top of the towers. Find the equation of the parabolic part of the cables, placing the origin of the coordinate system at the vertex. [ Note: This equation is used to find the length of cable needed in the construction of the bridge.]BuyFind*launch*

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Chapter 11.1, Problem 63E

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**Suspension Bridge** In a suspension bridge the shape of the suspension cables is parabolic. The bridge shown in the figure has towers that are 600 m apart, and the lowest point of the suspension cables is 150 m below the top of the towers. Find the equation of the parabolic part of the cables, placing the origin of the coordinate system at the vertex. [*Note:* This equation is used to find the length of cable needed in the construction of the bridge.]

Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus (Standalone Book)

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