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# Area Parabola/Rectangle Math Problem

Registered User Posts: 154 Junior Member
edited December 2005
The math grid-in w/the parabola and rectangle.

27/2 ?
Post edited by itsonlyrockandroll0056 on

## Replies to: Area Parabola/Rectangle Math Problem

• Registered User Posts: 87 Junior Member
i don't remember a parabola/rectangle grid in.
• Registered User Posts: 154 Junior Member
It was the one where the parabola was y=2(x^2)-9x+9 and the rectangle was drawn from the root closest to the origin up to the y intercept.
Anyway. I got 27/2. Anyone else?
• Registered User Posts: 166 Junior Member
Are you in canada.... I had 4 math sections today and im 100% sure that problem wasnt on it... unless your wording it wrong?
• Registered User Posts: 143 Junior Member
I had 4 sections as well. I do not remember that problem.
• Registered User Posts: 154 Junior Member
100% sure that I am NOT in Canada. Good ol' US of A here. And I swear to god I had a grid-in involving a parabola and a rectangle.
• Registered User Posts: 2,009 Senior Member
Hmm. I sure didn't.
• Registered User Posts: 252 Junior Member
there is one question about 2 parabolas and the answer was -17
• Registered User Posts: 154 Junior Member
then that wasn't the question. areas can't be negative. plus there was only one parabola.
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