New Zealand
Level 8 - NCEA Level 3

Rectangular Equations for Parametric equation

Interactive practice questions

Consider the curve defined by $x=t+3$x=t+3, $y=\frac{2}{t+3}$y=2t+3, for $t\ne-3$t3.

a

Find the rectangular equation for the curve.

b

Which of the following is the graph of the curve?

A

B

C

D

A

B

C

D
Easy
Approx 3 minutes

Outcomes

M8-1

Apply the geometry of conic sections

91573

Apply the geometry of conic sections in solving problems