# How do you write the Vertex form equation of the parabola #y=x^2-2x+1#?

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Feb 19, 2016

#### Explanation:

The general vertex form for a parabola is

for a parabola with vertex at

Given:

and re-writing the expression on the left as a squared binomial:

Note that some teachers would accept this as a final answer;

however to be technically complete we should include values for the