Algebra 2 (1st Edition)

Published by McDougal Littell
ISBN 10: 0618595414
ISBN 13: 978-0-61859-541-9

Chapter 9 Quadratic Relations and Conic Sections - 9.4 Graph and Write Equations of Ellipses - 9.4 Exercises - Problem Solving - Page 639: 52a


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Let's say airport A is one of the ellipse's foci, and airport B is the other. We know that if those two points are fixed and the distance between them is constant, the outcome will be an ellipse.
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