# How do you find the center and vertices of the ellipse #x^2/4+y^2/(1/4)=1#?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 30, 2016

The center is

The vertices are

The vertices are

#### Explanation:

We compare this equation to the general equation of an ellipse

The center of the ellipse is

To find the vertices

Let

The vertices are

Let

The vertices are

graph{(x^2/4+y^2/(1/4)-1)=0 [-2.43, 2.435, -1.216, 1.217]}