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10-127.

A semi-circular tunnel is $26$ feet high at its highest point. A road $48$ feet wide is centered under the tunnel. Bruce needs to move a house on a trailer through the tunnel. When the house is loaded on the trailer, the load is $22$ feet wide and $24$ feet high. Will the trailer be able to fit through the tunnel? Use a diagram to help justify your reasoning completely. Homework Help ✎

If he drives down the center of the road, the height of the tunnel at the edge of the house is only approximately $23.56$ feet. The house will not fit.