# How do you write the equation of the quadratic function with roots 0 and 2 and a vertex at (1, 5)?

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Jun 24, 2015

General expression for a quadratic function is y=

Roots 0, 2 means that when x=0, y=0 and when x=2, y=0 and vertex being (1,5) means when x=1, y=5. Using these values we can find out a,b and c.

We would have c=0, a= -5 and b= +10.

The required equation would be y=