CCGPS AG 6.1.2 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.

 

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parabola  equation-of-parabola  directrix  focus 
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15 – 18
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English (United States)
 
 
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