# How do you write the standard form of the equation of the parabola that has a vertex at (8,-7) and passes through the point (3,6)?

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Jun 13, 2016

#### Explanation:

The standard form of a parabola is defined as:

where

Substitute the value of the vertex so we have:

Given that the parabola passes through point

Having the value of

The standard form is: