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sakigirl
 2 years ago
What conic does the equation y^2x^2=4 represent?
sakigirl
 2 years ago
What conic does the equation y^2x^2=4 represent?

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sakigirl
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I thought it would have been a circle

DLS
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\LARGE \frac{y^2}{4}\frac{x^2}{4}=1\]

DLS
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1This is the general form of equation for a hyperbola.. For circle it is,(xa)^2+(ya)^2=1

sakigirl
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So in order to find what it is, you divide the sides by the 4? @DLS

sakigirl
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Is that how you find out which conics is which? Simply divide what is whatever the number is to both sides?

DLS
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You have to observe and have an idea about all the conics.
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