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Write the standard equation of the ellipse with the given characteristics
Vertices: (0,7) (0,7)
foci: (0,2) (0,2)

Ajay ?  Math 
Reiny,
If this is Ajay , please don't switch names
this is a routine question
looks like (0,0) is the centre
a = 7 , and c = 2
we know
b^2 + c^2= a^2
b^2+ 4 = 49
b^2= 45
x^2 /49 + y^2 / 45 = 1