# Algebra 2 - Conic Sections

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### Algebra 2 - Conic Sections

I'm unsure of how to do this. Walk me through it? Identify the conic section represented by each equation. x^2 - 4y^2 + 4x + 8y - 16 = 0 x^2 - 4x - y + 7 = 0 x^2 + y^2 - 4x + 2y + 1 = 0

### Conic Sections

What place or object in Washington D.C. looks like a conic section?

### Conic Sections

How do you find the equation for this problem? Conic Center(1,3) directrix x =7 snd corresponding focus (3,2)

### Algebra 2

How do I complete the square for this problem?? It's on translating conic sections. x^2-4x+y^2+2y=-1

### trig

3x^2+16y^2=48 conic sections

### algebra

A conic section has the equation x^2+y^2+12x+8y=48. Determine the following; type of conic, domain and range, axes of symmetry, and center.

### Algebra

A conic section has the equation x2 + y2 + 10x + 8y = 40. Determine the following: type of conic, domain and range, axes of symmetry, and center. Show your work.

### geometry

I need images of Conic Sections: circle, ellipse, hyperbola and parabola...(those larger ones)...

### maths-conic sections

find cartesian equation of a hypeerbola with centre as origin , focus : ( 2, 0 ) and line x = 2 as directrix .

### Algebra

Write the equation for the conic section of the cone is centered at (0,0), the major axis is 10 units and the minor axis is 6 units. (Ellipse) Write the equation for the conic section if the vertex is (-6,4) and the focus is (-6,7) (Parabola) Write the equation for the conic ...

### math

what are the general equations for the conic sections 1)parabola 2)circle 3)ellipse 4)hyperbola 5)inverse hyperbola

### calculus

Conic sections A circle passes through points A(-5,2), B(-3,-4) and C(1,8). Find the coordinate of the point of intersection of the perpendicular bisectors of AB and BC. What is the equation of the circle?

### Calculus

Conic Sections- A point moves so that its distance from the origin is twice its distance from the point (3,0). Show that the locus is a circle, and find its centre and radius.

### precal : conics

locate the center, foci, vertices,ends of the latera recta and draw the conic. Compute the eccentricity and equation of the conic. 1) 5x^2 + 2y^2 = 100 2)y^2 - 2x - 8y + 10 = 0

### further math

identify the conic sections below (circle,hyperbola,parabola,ellipse). a)3x2+3y2-2y=4 b)3x2-9y2+2x-4y=7 c)2x2+5y2-7x+3y-4=0 d)3y2-4x+17y=-10

### Math

help me solve this conic: 12x^2+y^2+6x-9=0 not sure what you mean by "solve this conic" You want to know what kind of conic? ellipse to find out its properties you have to change it into standard form (x-h)^2/a^2 + (y-k)^2/b^2 = 1 I would first divide by 12 x^2 + y^2/12 + x/2...

### precalculus

.(a)Determine the number of degrees the axis must be rotated to eliminate the xy term of the conic x2+6xy+y2-6=0. (b)Graph the conic in part a and use a graphing utility to confirm your result.

### Calculus

How do I tell the difference between a non conic function and a conic function by looking at an equation?

### algebra 2

Determine values for A, B, and C such that the equation below represents the given type of conic. Each axis of the ellipse, parabola, and hyperbola should be horizontal or vertical. Then rewrite your equation for each conic in standard form, identify (h, k), and describe the ...

### algebra 2

Determine values for A, B, and C such that the equation below represents the given type of conic. Each axis of the ellipse, parabola, and hyperbola should be horizontal or vertical. Then rewrite your equation for each conic in standard form, identify (h, k), and describe the ...

### Algebra II

I am lost on this one!!! Determine values for A, B, and C such that the equation below represents the given type of conic. Each axis of the ellipse, parabola, and hyperbola should be horizontal or vertical. Then rewrite your equation for each conic in standard form, identify (...

### algebra help please

I notice that other problems are answered in a timely manner....was is my overlooked? Determine values for A, B, and C such that the equation below represents the given type of conic. Each axis of the ellipse, parabola, and hyperbola should be horizontal or vertical. Then ...

### precalculus

Given: r = 4/-2-costheta What type of directrix does this conic have? ________________________________________ Vertical Horizontal Oblique This conic does not have a directrix.

### Conic section identification

Explain which conic section this equation and explain how to solve it: 12x^2-18y^2-18x-12y+12=0

### Circles (Conic Sections)

I have no idea how to do these problems: Find an equation of each circle. 1. Center (3,5); tangent to the x axis 2. Center (5,-3); tangent to the y axis 3. Tangent to the x axis, y axis, and the line y=5 (two answers) I just really need help understanding how to do this.

### Conic Sections: Circles

A row of sprinklers is to be installed parallel to and 4.5 feet away from the back edge of a flower bed. Each sprinkler waters a region with a 6 foot radius. How far apart should the sprinklers be placed to water the entire flower bed with the least possible overlap in ...

### algebra

Identify the line(s) of symmetry for the conic section x-(y-1)^2=2

### precalculus

find the eccentricity to identify the conic, then sketch the conic and its directrix r=1/1-cos theta r=2/3+2 sin theta r=4/1-2 cos theta

### precalculus

find the eccentricity to identify the conic, then sketch the conic and its directrix r=1/1-cos theta r=2/3+2 sin theta r=4/1-2 cos theta

### Algebra URGENT! Conic sections

A spacecraft is in a circular orbit 150 kilometers above Earth. Once it attains the velocity needed to escape the Earth's gravity, the spacecraft will follow a parabolic path with the center of Earth as focus. Suppose the spacecraft reaches escape velocity above the North Pole...

### algebra 2

Classify the conic section . Write its equation in standard form. 4x^2-y+3=0?

### algebra

identify conic section, its lines of symmetry and the domain and range

### Algebra 2

1. given the equation (x+1)/16^2+(y-1)/16^2=1, where is the center of the conic section 2. given the equation (x-2)/9^2+(y+3)/9^2=1, where is the center of the conic section

### Math

The problem is two circles that each circle has 4 sections. One cirlce is completely shaded and the other circle has 3 of the four sections shaded. There are a total of 8 sections between the two circles and 7 of the sections are shaded in. So would the fraction be 7/8? The ...

### AP BIO

a scientist plans to use a microtome to cut sections of a particular type of tissue so then that typical cell will be cut into about 20 sections. to help him make careful observation of internal cell structures, he considers staining the sections with a dye. which of the ...

### Algebra 1

First of all, we're learning how to solve equations with variables on both sides. Write and solve an equation for the situation. An architect is designing a rectangular greenhouse. Along one wall is a 7-ft storage area and 5 sections for different kinds of plants. On the ...

### Pre Algebra

I have a rectangle that represents one whole. There are three sections that equal 1/3 each. I want to subdivide those sections into even & uneven squares. EX: 1/3 divided by 2 = 1/6 I am having trouble identifying the uneven squares. Could you please show me a few examples ...

### calculus

conic sections prove that the line x-2y+10=0 touches the ellipse 9x^2+64y^2=576 show that the equation of the normal to the ellipse x^2/a^2 + y^2/b^2 = 1 at the point (a cos theta, b sin theta ) is ax sin theta - by cos theta - (a^2-b^2) sin theta cos theta =0

### calculus

conic sections question 1: verify that the point (3,2) lies on the circle x^2+y^2-8x+2y+7=0, and find the equation of the tangent at this point. question 2: find the length of the tangents from the point (5,7) to the circle x^2+y^2-4x-6y+9=0 question 3: find the equation of ...

### math

sam has purchased 4 sections of fences that measure 22 1/2 feet long.he needs 2 sections that measure 19 3/4 for the length and 2 sections that measure 15 3/4 feet each for the width how much fence will he have left.

### algebra 1

if you have two spinners,the first spinnerr has three sections: -1,-5,-6.the second spinner also has three sections:-5,4,8.if you spin both spinners and ADD the two numbers,what is the probability that the sum will be negative?

### precal

complete the square to identify what type of conic you have, identify the key parts indicated and then graph conic. parabola: vertex,focus, directrix, focal diameter. ellipse: center,vertices, foci, eccentricity. hyperbola: center, vertices, foci, slope of asymptotes. 9x^2+36=...

### physics

The concrete sections of a certain superhighway are designed to have a length of 26.0 m. The sections are poured and cured at 10.0°C. What minimum spacing should the engineer leave between the sections to eliminate buckling if the concrete is to reach a temperature of 45.0°C...

### Math

Graph and identify the kind of conic the graph represents: a. x(t)=3 cos t y(t)=3 sin t on [0,2pi] b. x(t) =2 cos t y(t) =5 sin t on [1,5] I tried graphing A on my TI-89 calculator as y(1)=3 cos x and y(2)=3 sin x. All I see are two wave-like graphs crossing each other; I don'...

### Math.

A spinner is divided into 8 equal sections. There are 3 yellow sections and 5 green sections. The spinner is spun 32 times. Which proportion can be used to find the number of times, B, that the spinner could be expected to land on a green section?

### PreCalculas help

1.Write the equation of the conic section with the given properties: A hyperbola with vertices(0,6)(0,-6)and asymptotes y=3/4x and y=-3/4x. 2.Write the equation of the conic section with the given properties: An ellipse with vertices(0,-5)(0,5)and a minor axis of length 8. Im ...

### PreCalculas

1.Write the equation of the conic section with the given properties: A hyperbola with vertices(0,6)(0,-6)and asymptotes y=3/4x and y=-3/4x. 2.Write the equation of the conic section with the given properties: An ellipse with vertices(0,-5)(0,5)and a minor axis of length 8. Im ...

### GeoGraphy and History

What are the sections of the world ( i am having trouble w/ this question morethan n.e. others b/c my teacher that was all he had on the paper he didn't specify anything) As I sure you realize, there are many ways of describing various sections of the world. If you're in ...

### Math

a banner requires 1 1/2 sections of plastic. How many banners can be made from 12 sections of plastics? A.7 B.8 C.9 D.15

### Math

1/3divided by 4= 12 I made a model that has 4 sections and each space has 3 1third sections

### algebra 2

Explain which conic section this equation and explain how to solve it: 12x^2-18y^2-18x-12y+12=0

### Algebra

Identify the type of conic section that has the equation 9x^2 + 25y^2 =225 and identify its domain and range.

### Algebra

Identify the type of conic section that has the equation 9x^2+ 25y^2 =225 and identify its domain and range.

### precalculus

Can you please check and correct my answers? Convert to Rectangular: r*tanΘ/secΘ=2 ________________________________________ y=2 y=½ x=2 x=½ answer: y=2 Given: 5cos6Θ What is the shape of the function? ________________________________________ Limacon Rose Lemniscate Circle...

### algebra

Can someone check my answers on exploring conic sections? 1. Graph x2 + y2 = 9. What are its lines of symmetry? Every line through the center is a line of symmetry. The y-axis and the x-axis are lines of symmetry.( my choice) Every line through the center is a line of symmetry...

### Pre-Algebra (Probability)

The theoretical probability of spinning an even number on a spinner is 2 — 3 . The spinner has 8 even-numbered sections. How many sections are on the spinner?

### Math

The clementine had 12 sections. Noah at 3/4 of them. How many sections are left?

### algebra 2 please check

Identify the line(s) of symmetry for the conic section x-(y-1)^2=2 I have this... (Y-1)^2=(x-2) Vertex (2,1) Symmetry y=1. Is this correct?

### math

a sipinner has equal sized sections.The sections are labelled 1 thoughtr 12. What is the probability that you will spinn a multiple of 4 on your first spin

### pre cal

What is the center of the conic whose equation is x^2 + 2y^2 - 6x + 8y = 0 2.Which one of the following equations represents a hyperbola? (5 points) A) 3x^2 + y^2 + 12x - 7 = 0 B) 3x^2 + 3y^2 + 12x - 7 = 0 C) 3x^2 + y + 12x - 7 = 0 D) 3x^2 - 3y^2 + 12x - 7 = 0 E) x^2 + y^2 + ...

### PreCalc

A square has side lengths of 24 cm. It is divided into four equal sections (as shown in the first picture) and then two of those sections are shaded. One of the unshaded sections is then divided into four equal sections and two of those are shaded (as shown in the second picture)

### Álgebra

Matt cut a circle into 8 equal sections. He drew an angle that measures the same as the total measure of 3 of the sections in the circle. What is the measure of the angle Matt drew?

### Geometry

Conic sections: Ellipse Show that the distance between the directrix and center is D1C = a/e. F1V1 + F1V2 = eD1V1 + eD1V2 2a = e(D1V1 + D1V2) = e(D1V1 + [D1V1 + V1V2]) = e(D1V1 + V1V2 + V2D2) = e(D1V1 + V1C + + CV2 + V2D2) = e([D1V1 + V1C] + [CV2 + V2D2]) = e([D1C] + [CD2]) 2a...

### Math Help!

What is the probability that 3 will be spun on the spinner below? The sections in the circle are 8 sections with numbers, 1,3,2,4,2,4,2,3 My answer is 1/4 is this correct? The choices were 2, 1/4, 1/8, 3/8. I almost think to pick 2 but it doesn't seem right. So I chose 1/4 ? ...

### physics

Concrete sidewalks are always laid in sections, with gaps between each section. For example, the drawing shows three identical 2.4-m sections, the outer two of which are against immovable walls. The two identical gaps between the sections are provided so that thermal expansion...

### MATH

PLYWOOD WITH THE SURFACE MEASURES 8/9 SQUARE YARD IS CUT INTO SECTIONS EACH CONTAING 2/9 SQUARE YARDS. HOW MANY SECTIONS ARE THERE?

### math 2

a plimber has a 2 meter length of pipe. he needs to cut it into sections that are 10 centimeters long, how many sections will he be able to cut?

### geometry

A circular garden is divided into 6 equal sections. The radius of the garden is 13 feet. Find the area of one of the sections.

### Math

A wooden board is 12 feet long. If you cut the board into 1 1/2 foot sections, how many sections will you end up with?

### math

Lani bought 12 yards of fabric. She cuts the fabric into 5-ft long sections. How many 5-ft sections, will she have?

### math

A spinner is divided into 12 equal sections where 5 of the sections are red, 3 are blue, 2 are orange, and 2 are green. What are the frequencies of each color if you spend the spinner 60 times?

### Fluid Mechanics

Water at 600F flows steadily through a horizontal circular divergent duct and discharges into the atmosphere as shown. A manometer with a fluid of SG=2.0 is placed between the two cross-sections with diameters D1 = 0.5 ft and D2 = 0.7 ft. Assuming inviscid flow, determine: (a...

### Math

An area of 36 square metres is being enclosed on all 4 sides with the least amount of fence. If the fence comes in 2 metre sections, how many sections are neede?

### maths-probability

The diagram shows a spinner with six numbered sections.(where it has number 2 twice, # 1 triple & # 6 once ) Some of the sections are shaded. Each time the spinner is spun it stops on one of the six sections. It is equally likely that it stops on any one of the sections. (a)...

### Algebra 2

Explain how you can tell what kind of conic section a quadratic equation describes without graphing the equation. Can you do this by writing the equation in standard form? (That's what my answer key says... but I don't know how/if it's actually right)

### Math

Larry has 36 sections of wooden fencing. Each section is 6 feet long. He plans on using all the sections to surround a rectangular pasture. What is the area of the largest pasture he could create

### Algebra II

Am i correct? A plane intersects only one nappe of a double-napped cone. It is neither perpendicular to the cone's axis nor parallel to its generating line. Which conic section is formed? point circle ellipse <--- parabola

### math

a length of 200 cm is divided into 25 sections whose lengths are in A.P.given that the sum of the length of the 3 smallest sections is 4.2,the length of the larger section is? please help ...

### Career

What are some counter or window display ideas for an auto detailing business? Drawings or photos of excellently cleaned and polished parts of cars -- interior sections and exterior sections??? Before and after photos?? ??

### ALG 2

Im doing the conic section in algebra and cant figure out how to determine the extent of the graph. Which the graph equation is x^2/16-y^2/25=1 can you please help me this is the only thing i don't understand how to figure it out.

### calc

What is the volume of the solid with given base and cross sections? The base is the region enclosed by y=x^2 and y=3. The cross sections perpendicular to the y-axis are rectangles of height y^3.

### Math

mariah bought a rectangular piece of land that was 3 miles long and 2 miles wide.She plans to divide into 2 sections of equal area. if she farms one of the sections how many square miles could be farmed?

### Math

mariah bought a rectangular piece of land that was 3 miles long and 2 miles wide.She plans to divide into 2 sections of equal area. if she farms one of the sections how many square miles could be farmed?

### Math

mariah bought a rectangular piece of land that was 3 miles long and 2 miles wide.She plans to divide into 2 sections of equal area. if she farms one of the sections how many square miles could be farmed?

### Copyright

Hey! Is it illegal under copyright law to record sections of a video so that you can use the quotes in an assignment about the video but then delete the sections after you've used them?

### Probability

What is the probability of spinning a number greater than 5 OR less than 3 on this spinner? This problem has a picture of a spinner with 8 sections divided equally. The sections are labeled: 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8.

### Math

Frank build fence sections using a vertical slats noted to horizontal board how many fence sections can he make with 32 dozen flat how many horizontal boys will he need

### Math

A piece of plywood, the surface of which measures 8/9 square yard, is cut into sections each containing 2/9 square yard. How many sections are there?

### math

x^2-4y^2=0 is what conic section?

### math

graham divided his garden into 16 sections so far he has planted 3 of the sections. What fraction of the garden has been planted

### precalculus

which conic section is this the equation for? 3x^2 - 9x + 2y^2 = 15

### Alg 2

classify the conic section for (x+3)^2/16 - (y-5)^2/64 = 1

### math

Find the nature of the conic 2x^2+xy-y^2-6 = 0

### maths need help

the transverse of the conic:3x^2-y^2+2y-1=0 is ???

### math

the area of a trapezoid cornfield IOWA is 18000 sq m The100 meter side IO is parallel to the 150 meter side WA. This field is divided into four sections by diagonal roads IW and OA. Find the areas of the triangular sections

### Math

Carol makes a spinner for a game. The spinner is divided into 10 equal sections. Each section is shaded 1 of these colors: green, red, yellow, or blue. On this spinner, the probability of spinning green is 3 times as great as the probability of spinning red. The probability of...

### College Calculus

Find the volume of the solid with given base and cross sections. The base is the unit circle x^2+y^2=1 and the cross sections perpendicular to the x-axis are triangles whose height and base are equal.

### math

I'm purchasing a board to build a bookcase. Want to divide the board into 1. 75 foot sections. I need six sections what size board do I need

### Math

solve for the conic in the equation y^2-6y+12x+33=0