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If a parabola y = x^2 is shifted from the vertex position of (0,0) to a new position of...

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kristenmarieb... | Student, Grade 10 | Valedictorian

Posted June 1, 2013 at 4:53 AM via web

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If a parabola y = x^2 is shifted from the vertex position of (0,0) to a new position of (10, -20), the new equation for the parabola will be:

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justaguide | College Teacher | (Level 2) Distinguished Educator

Posted June 1, 2013 at 4:57 AM (Answer #1)

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The equation of the original parabola is y = x^2. The parabola is shifted such that the vertex moves from (0,0) to (10, -20). The equation of the new parabola is (y +20) = (x - 10)^2

The new equation of the parabola is of the parabola is (y +20) = (x - 10)^2

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