Modelling of the Parabolic Shape of the Flower Dome
This applet is an example of how you can model the geometrical shape of physical objects, motion paths, or outlines of images as parabolic functions or other functions. The image shown is the Flower Dome at the Gardens by the Bay, in Singapore.
Use the following items to adjust the curve of the function 1. Use the slider to adjust the value of k. 2. Click on point E to shift its position to fit the image. Try replacing the image of the flower dome with other images