# Vertex Form Reflection Match the graph vertex equation

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Vertex Form Reflection • Match the graph, vertex, equation, and axis of symmetry • Complete a reflection in complete sentences on your blog with the above title: • Include a picture of your matches. • Describe the activity that you just completed. • How did you and your partner match the pieces? • What was the easiest part of this activity? Explain. • What was the hardest part of this activity? Explain. • Name one misconception that you had during the activity or give advice about a misconception.

The Parabola Objective: Students will be able to analyze a parabola with the vertex at the origin. Essential Question: How are you able to determine which equation to use? Copyright © 2013 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved

A parabola is defined as the set of all points in a plane that are equidistant from a line and a point not on the line. The focus (plural, foci) is a fixed point inside of a parabola. The directrix is horizontal or vertical line. The focus and directrix are equidistant from the vertex. Copyright © 2013 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved