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Find the standard form of the equation of an ellipse with center at (-2,1) with major axis length 10 along y axis and minor axis length 8 along the x axis

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    2a = 10 --->a=5
    2b = 8 ---> b = 4

    (x+2)^2 /25 + (y-1)^2 /16 = 1

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