# How do you find the vertex and intercepts for #y = -2.5(x - 4)^2 - 5#?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 21, 2015

This equation is in **vertex form** ...

#### Explanation:

**Vertex Form**

Where, the vertex

For this problem, **vertex**

**y-intercept**

**x-intercepts**: solve for x

Since the solution for the x-intercepts are **imaginary numbers** , there are **no x-intercepts** !

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