A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
anonymous
 5 years ago
how do you graph parabolas?
anonymous
 5 years ago
how do you graph parabolas?

This Question is Closed

lgg23
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0plug in the values. remember it's a function when every x value as one and only one y value.

lgg23
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if you're talking about a basic parabola. the origin lies on (0,0)

lgg23
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and it makes a U shape. remember a basic parabola has the formula \[x ^{2}\]

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Make a table of x's and y's. Choose some x's. Calculate a y value for each x. Plot the points. If you can't see the curve yet, you'll need a few more points (x's and y's). That's the simplest way.
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.