# How do you find the vertex of the parabola #y=2x^2-5#?

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Jun 17, 2016

**The vertex is at**

#### Explanation:

The equation of parabola is

Jun 17, 2016

The vertex is at the point

#### Explanation:

The parabola equation is of the form:

The vertex is at the point

The given equation is

Manipulate your equation so that you obtain a form similar to the general one.

By identification,

So the vertex is at the point

graph{2*x^2-5 [-10, 10, -5, 5]}