Algebra 1Please, check my answer!
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At how many points does the graph of y = (x6)^2 intersect the xaxis?
A: Two.

If x = 6, bang
if x = 6 bang
so at ONE point
x = 6 which is the vertex of the parabola. It just grazes the x axis and both roots are right there. 
I'm sorry but I'm slightly confused. How does x = 6 when the graph is y =(x6)^2?

When x = 6
(x6) = 0
so
y = 0 when x = 6
That is when it hits the x axis
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