# How do you identify if the equation #y^2-6y=x^2-8# is a parabola, circle, ellipse, or hyperbola and how do you graph it?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 25, 2018

Write the equation in the General Cartesian form for a conic section,

Compute the discriminant,

#### Explanation:

Write the in the General Cartesian form:

Compute the discriminant:

If

If

If

Here is the graph: