#### Answer

C

#### Work Step by Step

We are considering a parabolic function, which has a vertex of (0, -2). In order to obtain a function with this vertex, we must shift the function downward by subtracting 2. Thus, $y=x^{2}-2 $ is the correct answer.

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0133500403

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978-0-13350-040-0

C

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