Sketch a graph of the quadratic function . Label the vertex, the axis of symmetry, the -intercept, and one pair of symmetric points.

Identify the vertex and the equation of the axis of symmetry.

Find the -intercept.

Find an extra point to the left or right of the axis of symmetry.

Plot the points you found in steps 2 and 3 and their symmetric points over the axis of symmetry.

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