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2 items are filed under this topic.    Page1/1            Slicing an inverted bowl at various heights 2017-04-30 From Joel:Find a formula to calculate the circumferences of an inverted bowl at various heights. E.g. Take an inverted bowl with a diameter of "x" cm and a depth / height of "y" cm. How can I calculate the circumferences at distances of various heights above the base? Alternately, what would be the formula to calculate the distance of the line segment resulting from a line which intersects both sides of a parabola in which that line is drawn parallel to the tangent of the vertex of the parabola at any given distance from the vertex?Answered by Penny Nom.     The Mitchell Park Domes 2006-04-01 From Nicole:I would like to know how I could find the volume underneath the Mitchell Park Domes? The Diameter of the Domes is 140ft, 85ft high and 15,000 square feet.Answered by Stephen La Rocque.      Page1/1    Math Central is supported by the University of Regina and The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences.    about math central :: site map :: links :: notre site français