algebra 2

A quadratic equation can be written in vertex form or in standard form. Sometimes one form is more beneficial than the other. Identify which form would be more helpful if you needed to do each task listed below and explain why
a. factor the equation
b. graph the parabola
c. identify the vertex minimum or maximum of the parabola
d. solve the equation using the quadratic formula

  1. 👍
  2. 👎
  3. 👁
  4. ℹ️
  5. 🚩
  1. (c) obviously the vertex form
    (d) standard form, so you have the needed a,b,c coefficients.

    What do you think for (a) and (b)?

    Try doing them and see what happens.

    1. 👍
    2. 👎
    3. ℹ️
    4. 🚩
  2. X squared +7×+6=0

    1. 👍
    2. 👎
    3. ℹ️
    4. 🚩
  3. a standard b vertex

    1. 👍
    2. 👎
    3. ℹ️
    4. 🚩

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Algebra2

    Write an equation of an ellipse in standard form with center at the origin and with the given vertex and co-vertex vertex at (-3,0) and co-vertex at (0.2)

  2. Geometry

    Write an equation of an ellipse in standard form with the center at the origin and with the given characteristics: Vertex (-3,0) and co-vertex (0,2)

  3. algebra 2

    a quadratic equation can be written in vertex form or in standard form. sometimes one form is more beneficial than the other. identify which form would be more helpful if you needed to do each task listed below and explain why. a.

  4. algerba

    What is the value of the discriminant, b2 − 4ac, for the quadratic equation 0 = −2x2 − 3x + 8, and what does it mean about the number of real solutions the equation has? What are the solutions to the quadratic equation 4(x +

  1. math

    which form of a quadratic funtion is easiest to use to find the maximum or minimum value of the function? satandard form factored form vertex form any form ***********

  2. algebra

    1. Identify an equation in standard form for a hyperbola with center (0, 0), vertex (0, 13), and focus (0, 25). 2. Identify an equation in standard form for an ellipse with its center at the origin, a vertex at (0, 7), and a focus

  3. algebra

    PLEASE HELP!! 3) When converting a system of linear equations into an augmented matrix, what equation form is needed? Slope-intercept form negative form graph form standard form 4) what does the vertical line in an augmented

  4. Math

    The graph of a quadratic function has vertex(3,-4) and passes through the point (4,1). Find the equation of the function in standard form. Rewrite the equation in general form. Could someone explain to me how to do this, just

  1. algebra

    The standard form of a linear equation is Ax+By=C, where A and B are not both 0, and A is nonnegative. Explain why each equation is not written in standard form. Write the equation in standard form and identify the constants A, B,

  2. Algebra

    5. Describe how to determine the domain and range of a quadratic function when it is written in vertex form. What generalizations can you make?

  3. maths

    how do i find out the the equation of the line of symmetry for f(x)=ax^2+bx+c ? please explain it do me thanks! The line of symmetry runs through the vertex. so the x of the vertex is -b/(2a) and the equation of the line of

  4. converting parabolic equations

    The vertex form of the equation of a parabola is x=8(y-1)^2-15. What is the standard form of the equation?

View more similar questions or ask a new question.