Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus, 7th Edition

Published by Brooks Cole
ISBN 10: 1305071751
ISBN 13: 978-1-30507-175-9

Chapter 11 - Section 11.1 - Parabolas - 11.1 Exercises: 6



Work Step by Step

Since the equation has y^{2} , we know that the parabola is sideways (horizontal). The negative sign in front of the x indicates that the parabola faces the left. The only graph with these qualities is graph V so therefore graph V is the correct answer.
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