# How do you classify #4x^2 + 9y^2 = 36#?

##### 1 Answer

Sep 1, 2015

#### Answer:

This equation represents an **ellipse**

#### Explanation:

An ellipse is 2-dimensional figure that, *to me*, looks more like a stretched circle.

Like this:

graph{(4x^2+9y^2-36)=0 [-10, 10, -5, 5]}