# How do you find the axis of symmetry, and the maximum or minimum value of the function y = (x – 3)^2 – 25?

##### 1 Answer
Jun 22, 2016

the axis of symmetry is $x = 3$
Minimum -25

#### Explanation:

The function is symmetry to $x - 3 = 0$
And the curve open upward which means you can find the minimum is this Quadratic function
Minimum -25