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anonymous
 3 years ago
find the vertex of y=x^2+16x+64
anonymous
 3 years ago
find the vertex of y=x^2+16x+64

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Use the equation to find the axis of symmetry. \[x=\frac{ b }{ 2a }\]

Goten77
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i would do 1st derivative test

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Once you've done that, substitute the xvalue into the equation to find y.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okayyyy thanks guysss

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yeah 1st derivative test to find the vertex. very smart....not. I don't think a question like this would require such thing.

Goten77
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0isnt the vertex just where the graph goes from increasing to decreasing.... or decreasing to increasing?

Goten77
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so ye its minimum or maximum

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Goten77 Stop waffling around.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0All you need for this question is finding the axis of symmetry and then subbing that value into the equation to find y.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You're overcomplicating a simple question.

Goten77
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0either way takes a short time... but if he showed his teacher the calculus way... ied give him extra credit XDDDDDDDDDDD
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