# How do you find the axis of symmetry, and the maximum or minimum value of the function #y=x^{2}-6x+4#?

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Apr 4, 2017

The minimum value is at

#### Explanation:

The equation of this parabola is in the form

The axis of symmetry is found from

The Turning Point is the maximum or minimum value and it lies on the axis of symmetry, so you have the

If

In this case the parabola opens upwards (