Start your trial now! First week only $4.99!*arrow_forward*

BuyFind*launch*

4th Edition

James Stewart

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781337687805

Chapter 1.6, Problem 45E

To determine

**To find:** How many miles to the right of the origin need to be moved before the height of the curve reaches 3 ft if the graph

Expert Solution

The distance has to be moved to the right of the origin is 1084587.7 miles.

The given function is,

Since 1 ft = 12 inches, the curve reaches 3 ft which is equivalent to 36 inches.

So, substitute
*x*.

Thus,

Since 1 mile = 63360 inches,

Hence, the distance has to be moved to the right of the origin is 1084587.7 miles.