CCSS IP Math II 6.6.2 Example 2

Derive the standard equation of the parabola with focus [math](–1, 2)[/math] and directrix [math]x = 7[/math] from the definition of a parabola. Then write the equation by substituting the vertex coordinates and the value of [math]p[/math] directly into the standard form.


Walch Education

Resource Type
directrix  equation-of-parabola  focus  parabola 
Target Group (Age)
15 – 18
English (United States)
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