# SOLUTION: Find the standard form of the parabola with a given characteristic and vertex at the origin. directrix: x = -2 I think the answer is y2=-2x

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Quadratic-relations-and-conic-sections Question 429656: Find the standard form of the parabola with a given characteristic and vertex at the origin. directrix: x = -2 I think the answer is y2=-2xAnswer by ewatrrr(10682)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! ``` Hi Parabola opening to the rght The standard form is , where the focus is (h,k + p) vertex at the origin. directrix: x = -2 thus p=2 y^2 = 8x ```