New Zealand
Level 8 - NCEA Level 3

Graphing Parabolas (based on vertex and transformations)

Interactive practice questions

Consider the parabola $x=\frac{1}{4}y^2$x=14y2.

a

Sketch the graph of the parabola using the vertex $V$V.

b

State the coordinates of the $x$x-intercept in the form $\left(a,b\right)$(a,b)

Easy
Approx 3 minutes

Consider the equation $x+2=y^2$x+2=y2.

Outcomes

M8-1

Apply the geometry of conic sections

91573

Apply the geometry of conic sections in solving problems