# What is the equation for a parabola with a vertex at (5,-1) and a focus at (3,-1)?

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Mar 25, 2017

#### Explanation:

Since the

Hence, this is a regular horizontal parabola and as vertex

Therefore, equation is of the type

As vertex and focus are

graph{x=-1/8(y+1)^2+5 [-21, 19, -11, 9]}