# How do you write the equation of the parabola in vertex form given the vertex (9,-2) and point (12,16)?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 2, 2016

#### Explanation:

The general vertex form is

So a parabola with vertex at

Since

and

the equation of the parabola is

graph{2(x-9)^2-2 [1.37, 13.854, -2.37, 3.87]}