# How do you write an equation for an ellipse given endpoints of the major axis at (0,10) and (0,-10) and foci at (0,8) and (0,-8)?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 9, 2018

**The equation of ellipse is**

#### Explanation:

Semi major axis is

c is the distance from the center to a focus. The relation of

Hence the equation of ellipse is

graph{(x^2/36+y^2/100)=1 [-40, 40, -20, 20]} [Ans]