# How do you sketch the graph of #y=(x-2)^2+3# and describe the transformation?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 15, 2017

Shift to the right by 2 units, vertical translation upwards by 3 units.

#### Explanation:

The parent function of the graph is

Using the general equation

Where if

Using this, we can see that the graph has a horizontal shift 2 units to the right and a vertical translation of 3 units upwards.