Alg II/Trig
posted by Sara .
A parabola has a vertex at (0,0); a horizontal axis; and the point (12,6) is on the parabola. Write the equation of the parabola in standard form.

the equation must of the form
x = ay^2
sub in the point (12,6) to find a 
x^2=9/144y
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

math
A parabola has the equation y = 4(x3)^27 Choose 2 true statements: A) The parabola has a minimum value B) The parabola has a maximum value C) The parabola does not cross the yaxis D) The parabola does not cross the xaxis E) The … 
math
A parabola has the equation y = 4(x3)^27 Choose 2 true statements: A) The parabola has a minimum value B) The parabola has a maximum value C) The parabola does not cross the yaxis D) The parabola does not cross the xaxis E) The … 
Parabola Help
by plotting the graph of parabola y=2+3x2x^2 which 3 option are true 1) the graph is the same as that of y=6+9x6x^2 2)the parabola has a minimum point 3)the gradient of the parabola at x=2 is 0 4)the graphy=2+3x2x^2crosses the xaxis … 
math
the points (9,0) and (19,0) lie on parabola. a.) determine an equation for its axis of symmetry: X=5 b.) the ycoordinate of the vertex is 28. determine an equation for the parabola in factored form. c.)write your equation in part … 
algebra
Suppose a parabola has a vertex (4,7) and also passes through the point (3,8) Write the equation of the parabola in vertex form. f(x)=a(xh)^2+k I believe h=4 k=7 Not sure what to do from here. 
College Algebra
Find the standard form of the equation of the parabola with the given characteristics and vertex at the origin. Passes through the point (5, 1/8); vertical axis. There is no focus of the parabola or equation given, so how am I suppose … 
algebra
Suppose a parabola has vertex (4,7) and also passes through the point (3,8), write the equation of the parabola in vertex form. 
Algebra
Suppose a parabola has an axis of symmetry at x = 2, a minimum height at 6, and passes through the point (0, 10). Write the equation of the parabola in vertex form. 
Algebra
Can you please help me with the below question: The vertex of a parabola is located at (12, 1). The parabola also passes through the point (10, 5). Write the equation of this parabola in both vertex form and standard form. Vertex … 
Math
Write the equation of a parabola, in standard form, that goes through these points: (0, 3) (1, 4) (1, 6) ax^2 + bx + c = y a * 0^2+b*0+c = 3 a*1^2+b+1+c = 4 a*(1)^2+b(1)+c = 6 c = 3 a + b + c = 4 a – b + c = 6 a + b + 3 = 4 …