# How do you write a quadratic function in vertex form whose graph has the vertex (-3,5) and passes through the point (0,-14)?

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Apr 24, 2018

#### Explanation:

If an equation representing a parabola is in vertex form such as

then its vertex will be at

If this parabola also passes through the point

So our equation in vertex form is

graph{-19/9(x+3)^2+5 [-10, 2, -20, 10]}