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Sosocute
 2 years ago
What is the equation in standard form of a parabola that contains the following points
(2,16) (0,4) (428)
Sosocute
 2 years ago
What is the equation in standard form of a parabola that contains the following points (2,16) (0,4) (428)

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chhanndresh
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0using standard equation of parabola as \[y = a*x^2 +b*x+c\] you can find out corresponding values of a,b and c

Sosocute
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I plugged in the (0,4) to get c and the used the other two point, made a two variable system equation an solved for a and b I just want the answer o make sure that I did it right

Sosocute
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0And thanks for the help

chhanndresh
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay so solution is \[3*x^2+4*x+4\]
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