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A semi-circular tunnel is feet high at its highest point. A road feet wide is centered under the tunnel. Bruce needs to move a house on a trailer through the tunnel. The load is feet wide and feet high. Will he make it? 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 feet. The house will not fit.