# Is the equation #25x^2-10x-200y-119=0# a line, parabola, ellipse, hyperbola, or circle?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 26, 2015

A quadratic presented with big numbers

Definitely not a 'straight line', ellipse or circle.

It is a line, just that this line is curved!

#### Explanation:

Write as:

divide through out by 200

Simplify