# How do you write the equation#9x^2 - y^2 - 18x + 6y - 36 = 0# in standard form and what type of conic is it?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 28, 2017

It is a hyperbola.

#### Explanation:

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As it is of the type

it is a hyperbola with center at

It is a hyperbola.

The graph appears as follows:

graph{9x^2-y^2-18x+6y-36=0 [-20, 20, -6.88, 13.12]}