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Quadratic in Vertex Form (or Turning Point Form)
Expressing a quadratic in vertex form (or turning point form) lets you see it as a dilation and/or translation of
. A quadratic in standard form can be expressed in vertex form by completing the square.
Contributed by:
Rod Bate
Based on a program by:
Stephen Wolfram
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Based on Stephen Wolfram's Demonstration "
Annotated Quadratic Polynomial
".
Reference
[1] Wikipedia. "Quadratic Function." (Nov 28, 2011)
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quadratic_function
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RELATED LINKS
Annotated Quadratic Polynomial
(
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
)
Completing the Square
(
Wolfram
MathWorld
)
Quadratic Equation
(
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
)
Completing the Square
(
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
)
PERMANENT CITATION
Rod Bate
"
Quadratic in Vertex Form (or Turning Point Form)
"
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/QuadraticInVertexFormOrTurningPointForm/
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Published: December 15, 2011
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