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The Golden Arches are the symbol of McDonald's, the global fast-food restaurant chain. ... suggested by Richard McDonald's sketch into a tapered, sophisticated parabola, with tense, springing lines conveying movement and energy." In the ...

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CHOOSE YOUR PARABOLA: For my parabola I choose to do half of the ... The arches of McDonald's when viewed from a particular angle looked like “M”. Thus ...

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Specifically, are those golden arches in the exact or near to exact form of a parabola? MATH. To use Digitizer , we import the McDonald's image first: MATH.

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May 11, 2011 ... It turns out that the arches are definitely not parabolas (I didn't think they were). The catenary is a good fit, but it still isn't quite perfect. The best ...

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Results 1 - 20 of 77263 ... Ss find equations of parabolas that matches the McDonald's arches. (Would need to create a geogebra file)

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Are the McDonalds arches truly parabolic? David Cox. March 20, 2012. Is the arch a parabola? Phillip Ehresmann. March 20, 2012. What equations will trace ...

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SOLUTION: Each of the "golden arches" at a McDonald's restaurant is in the shape of a parabola. Each arch is modeled by: h(x) = -x^2 + 6x, where h(x) is the ...

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Oct 22, 2011 ... One commenter joked about the Golden Arches of McDonald's as being the most famous parabolas in America. As I am teaching quadratic ...

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Finding the equation of the parabola in the McDonald's golden arches.