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 Question 476299: Find the center of an ellipse with this problem. (x+4)^2/100+(y+5)^2/25=1 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57412)

 Question 476512: find the minor axis of the ellipse using the givin equation [(x+4)^2 over (6^2)] + [(y+8)^2 over (7^2)]=1 Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 476701: Which type of conic section is given by the following equation (y-3)^2/4^2-(x+2)^2/6^2=1? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 476629: find the center, the vertices, foci, and the asymptotes of the hyperbola. then draw the graph. x^2-y^2+4x+6y-6=0 Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 476727: Put the equation in standard form for an ellipse 100x^2-200x+9y^2+18y=791 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57412)
 Question 476727: Put the equation in standard form for an ellipse 100x^2-200x+9y^2+18y=791 Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 476800: Hi I am having some difficulties with this problem. I hope you can help. Thanks in advance. Find the center and radius of the circle whose equation is x2 + 10x + y2 = 75. Thanks Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 470031: (a)Find the domain of the function, (b) decide if the function is continuous, and (c) identify any horizontal and vertical asymptotes. f(x)= 4/((x-2)^3) Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 478978: Can someone please help me answer these questions? Write the equation in standard form. State whether the graph of the equation is a parabola, circle, ellipse, or hyperbola . y^2 -2x^2 -16=0 Write each equation in standard form. State whether the graph of the equation is a parabola, circle, ellipse, or hyperbola . y= x^2 +3x+1 Write the equation in standard form. State whether the graph of the equation is a parabola, circle, ellipse, or hyperbola . x2 +y^2 =x+2 Write the equation in standard form. State whether the graph of the equation is a parabola, circle, ellipse, or hyperbola . x^2 +4y^2 +2x -24y +33 =0 Write the equation in standard form. State whether the graph of the equation is a parabola, circle, ellipse, or hyperbola . x^2 + y^2 -8x -6y +5 = 0 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57412)

 Question 479182: Sketch a narrow parabola that spills water and hasa turning point of (0,3). Will this parabola have real or complex roots? Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8916)

 Question 479179: find seven points for each function. Then sketch the parabola. f(x)=-5x^(2) Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8916)
 Question 479179: find seven points for each function. Then sketch the parabola. f(x)=-5x^(2) Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 479181: find seven points for each function. Then sketch the parabola. f(x)=7x^(2) Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 479184: Sketch a parabola with real roots and a turning point of (0,-7). Is the turning point a minimum or maximum vaue for f(x)? Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 477604: 1.The equation of the parabola whose focus is at (-3, 0) and directrix x = 3 is: 2.The equation of the parabola whose focus is at (0, 5) and directrix at y = -5 is: 3.The equation of the parabola whose focus is at (7, 0) and directrix at x = -7 is: Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 479772: Can you please put this equation into the standard form of a conic, step-by-step? 3y^2 + 20x = 23 + 5x^2 + 12y Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)
 Question 479772: Can you please put this equation into the standard form of a conic, step-by-step? 3y^2 + 20x = 23 + 5x^2 + 12y Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)
 Question 479772: Can you please put this equation into the standard form of a conic, step-by-step? 3y^2 + 20x = 23 + 5x^2 + 12y Click here to see answer by ccs2011(207)

 Question 479586: (x-3)^(2)/(9)-(y+5)^(2)/(16)=1 Identify the curve; find the center,asymptotes, vertices, foci; then sketch the curve Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 479582: y^(2)/(16)-x^(2)/(9)=1 Identify the curve, find the center,asymptotes, foci; then sketch the curve Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 479836: 1. Find the center 2. Slopes of Asymptotes Hyperbola (x-3)^2/9-(y+4)^2/16=1 Find the equation of the hyperbola described. center at (1, -4), one vertex at (4, -4), and b = 5 thank you Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 480211: WHich type of conic is this? (x+2)^2/25-(y-1)^2/9=1 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57412)

 Question 480300: find the ellipse in standard form that passes through the point(3,sqrt(7)) and (sqrt(3),3)? Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8916)
 Question 480300: find the ellipse in standard form that passes through the point(3,sqrt(7)) and (sqrt(3),3)? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 461730: What is the equation of the hyperbola with a foci (0,-8) and (0,8) and the difference of focal radii is 10 Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 480568: Graph each hyperbola. Include labels indicating the coordinates of the foci and vertices and the equations of the asymptotes. 4x^2-40x-7y^2-14y+65=0 and (y-3)^2/9 - (x+2)^2/16 = 1 thanks for ur time Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8916)

 Question 480717: Graph each hyperbola. Include labels indicating the coordinates of the foci and vertices and the equations of the asymptotes. (y-3)^2/9 - (x+2)^2/16 = 1 thanks :) Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 480992: A reflector for a satellite dish is parabolic in cross section, with the receiver at the focus. The reflector is 1 ft. deep and 20 ft. wide from rim to rim. How far is receiver from the vertex of the parabola reflector? Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 481377: Simplify each complex expression. Write your answer in standard form. 7-5i over 2+3i and Provide the requested information for each parabola, ellipse, circle, or hyperbola. Identify the vertex and axis of symmetry of y=x^2-2x+5 thank you Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 481381: Identify the center and the radius of the circle (x – 4)2 + (y + 3)2 = 81. and Identify the center of the ellipse x^2/3+(y+1)^2/5=1 thank you! Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 480900: Use the point plotting method to graph the equation and identify any intercepts. Verify your results using a graph utility. y=x-x^3 Please give me step by step instruction on how to solve this problem. Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 481380: Identify the vertex and directrix of the parabola (x+4)^2=-1/8(y+3) and Write the equation of a parabola a directrix at x = 1 and a focus at (-3, 0). thank you! Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 481379: Identify the x-intercepts and the axis of symmetry of y=(x-1)(x-5) and Rewrite in intercept form: y=2x^2-2x-4 thank you Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 481667: Identify the vertices, foci, and slope of the asymptotes for the hyperbola x^2/25 - y^2/36=1 and Write the following equation in standard form and identify it as a parabola, ellipse, circle, or hyperbola: 4x^2+8x-9y^2-36y-68=0 thank you so much Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 481498: Find the focus and directrix of the parabola with the given equation. Then graph the parabola. y^=-12x Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 481497: Find the focus and directrix of each parabola with the given equation. a). x^=4y b). y^=-4x Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 481732: Solve for x (round your answer to the nearest hundredth): 4e^2x + 5 = 6 Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 481495: Use vertices and asymptotes to graph each hyperbola. Locate the foci and find the equations of the asymptotes. y^/25-x^/64=1 Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 481812: A semielliptic archway has a height of 20feet and a width of 50feet, can a truck 14feet high and 10feet wide drive under the arch without going into the other lane? Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8916)

 Question 481810: Find the standard form of the equation of each ellipse satisfying the given conditions. Endpoints of major axis: (2,2) and (8,2) Endpoints of minor axis: (5,3) and (5,1) Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 481921: (1/2)x^2+(1/8)y^2=(1/4).... How do I graph this. I know I should get one on the left hand side. But then ill get 2x^2 +y^2/2=1 so from here how do I know the a and b if the 2x^2 isn't a fraction w denominator... Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)
 Question 481921: (1/2)x^2+(1/8)y^2=(1/4).... How do I graph this. I know I should get one on the left hand side. But then ill get 2x^2 +y^2/2=1 so from here how do I know the a and b if the 2x^2 isn't a fraction w denominator... Click here to see answer by solver91311(16897)

 Question 481494: A semielliptic archway has a height of 20 feet and a width of 50 feet, can a truck 14 feet high and 10 feet wide drive under the archway without going into the other lane? Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 482103: The standard form equation for a parabola with focus (2, –3) and directrix x = 5 is? Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

 Question 482102: The standard form equation for the ellipse with major axis endpoints (+ or - 5, 0) and minor axis length 4 is? Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6523)

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