Unformatted text preview: Francisco. When faced with the issue of building it, engineers used their knowledge of quadratics to model such a quadratic that would ensure that the tension applied on each ends would keep the bridge together***. Not only did they calculate the exact increase in height for every shift of 1 m to the left or right but they also managed to calculate the exact amount of carbon fiber they needed in the construction. ***see calculus curse for more details...
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2011 for the course ICE 4M1 taught by Professor Deabr during the Spring '11 term at Spring Arbor University.
- Spring '11