# How to graph a parabola #y = (x - 2)^2 + 1#?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 22, 2017

See below

#### Explanation:

First, graph the parent function

graph{x^2 [-10, 10, -5, 5]}

Then, we transform the graph based on the problem. The

graph{((x-2)^2)+1 [-10, 10, -1, 9]}