# If the vertex of a parabola is (5,3) what is the equation for the axis of symmetry?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 15, 2017

With informaion that vertex is

#### Explanation:

With vertex as

we can either have a parabola such as

graph{y=2(x-5)^2+3 [-0.81, 9.186, 1.24, 6.24]}

or

graph{x=(y-3)^2+5 [-0.29, 9.71, -0.12, 4.88]}

Hence, just because vertex is