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PAGE: 664SET: ExercisesPROBLEM: 77
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The equation of the hyperbola with center is .

The diameter of the center is .

Hence .

The diameter of the base is .

The center is above the ground.

The points and is on the graph of the hyperbola.

Substitute and in .


The equation of the hyperbola is.

At the top of the tower the diameter is .

Substitute in .


Therefore,the height of the tower is .

The height of the tower is .


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