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The Cone and Parabola
Posted:
Apr 7, 2010 12:28 AM


Hi, I was interested in the relationship between the geometry of a right cone (radius & height) and the simple parabolic equation: y=ax^2. More precisely what is the relationship between the parameters and the constant, ?a?. I?ve worked up a solution and would like comments on it. A PDF of the work can be downloaded here:
The Cone and Parabola
http://www.box.net/shared/1dmd30rxfi
If you know of another group in which I could get feedback on this, please don?t hesitate to contact me.
Thanks, MNM



