Find the equation of the parabola whose focus is (3,0) and the vertex is (0.0).

Asked by Topperlearning User | 13th Nov, 2016, 05:55: PM

Expert Answer:

 The axis is the x-axis and the parabola is either left handed or right handed. But Focus is (3,0) where 'a' si positive is is a right handed parabola and the equation is.

y2 = 4 3 x = 12x.

y2 = 12x

Answered by  | 13th Nov, 2016, 07:55: PM