# How do you write the quadratic function #y=x^2-8x+10# in vertex form?

##### 1 Answer

For an in depth explanation example see my solution:

https://socratic.org/s/aHWWFAP6

#### Explanation:

I will be jumping steps to give you the answer. Working through my example should help with understanding what is going on.

Basically you may turn any equation into any form you wish as long as you incorporate something that takes it back to its original form.

Example

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Take the square outside the brackets

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Check

Putting it all together