# Vertex and axis of symmetry

Not what you're looking for?

Determine the vertex and axis of symmetry of each quadratic equation

y=x^2-4x+1

y=1/2x^2-6x-2

y=2x^2-5

##### Purchase this Solution

##### Solution Summary

This show show to determine vertex and axis of symmetry of given equations. The axis of symmetry of each quadratic equations are examined.

##### Solution Preview

Each of these equations describes a parabola. The formula for a parabola, with parameters a, b, and c is:<br><br>y = a (x-b)^2 + c

The axis of symmetry will be the vertical line, x=b, and the ...

##### Purchase this Solution

##### Free BrainMass Quizzes

##### Know Your Linear Equations

Each question is a choice-summary multiple choice question that will present you with a linear equation and then make 4 statements about that equation. You must determine which of the 4 statements are true (if any) in regards to the equation.

##### Geometry - Real Life Application Problems

Understanding of how geometry applies to in real-world contexts

##### Multiplying Complex Numbers

This is a short quiz to check your understanding of multiplication of complex numbers in rectangular form.

##### Exponential Expressions

In this quiz, you will have a chance to practice basic terminology of exponential expressions and how to evaluate them.

##### Solving quadratic inequalities

This quiz test you on how well you are familiar with solving quadratic inequalities.