# trig/ellipse equation

Find an equation of an ellipse satisfying the given conditions:
Vertices: (-1, -8) and (-1, 4); and the length of the minor axis is 10.

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1. the major axis is vertical, and
a = 5, b = 6 , and centre is (-1,-2)

equation:
(x+1)^2/25 + (y+2)^2/36 = 1

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