How do you find the standard form of #y^2 - 5x^2 + 20x = 50# and what kind of a conic is it?
From the given equation
We complete the square
We return the 5 back inside the grouping symbol
transpose now all terms with variables to the left of the equation
Divide both sides of the equation by 30 to make the right side 1
We can write this in a manner similar to
God bless...I hope the explanation is useful.