vertex (-1,5); point (2,-4)

## write an equation, in vertex form,for the parabola with the given vertex that passes through the given point.

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# 1 Answer

f( X) = K ( X +1 )

^{2 }+ 5 -4 = K ( 3 )

^{2}+ 5- 9 = K ( 9)

K = -1

f( X) = - ( X + 1 )

^{2 }+ 5 = - X

^{2 }- 2X +4