We are asked to write the equation of the parabola with focus (0,-6) and the vertex at the origin:

The equation for a parabola with focus (0,a) and vertex at the origin is `x^2=4ay `

The equation we seek is ` x^2=-24y`

We are asked to write the equation of the parabola with focus (0,-6) and the vertex at the origin:

The equation for a parabola with focus (0,a) and vertex at the origin is `x^2=4ay `

The equation we seek is ` x^2=-24y`