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    Quadratic Equation : Vertex and Intercepts

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    How do I find the vertex and intercepts for this quadratic function?

    y = x squared - 4x - 12.

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    y = x^2 - 4x - 12
    y = (x^2-4x+4)-16
    y = (x-2)^2 -16

    Thus, when x = 2, Y(min) = ...

    Solution Summary

    The vertex and intercepts of a quadratic equation are found and the details are provided.

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