# largest area

## Largest parabolic section from right circular cone

**Situation**

A right circular cone has a base diameter of 24 cm. The maximum area of parabolic segment that can be cut from this cone is 207.8 cm^{2}.

Part 1: Determine the base width of the parabola.

A. 22.32 cm

B. 18.54 cm

C. 15.63 cm

D. 20.78 cm

Part 2: Determine the altitude of the parabola.

A. 14 cm

B. 18 cm

C. 15 cm

D. 16 cm

Part 2: Determine the altitude of the cone.

A. 20 cm

B. 14 cm

C. 16 cm

D. 18 cm