# What is the equation in standard form of the parabola with a focus at (12,-3) and a directrix of y= 12?

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Sep 3, 2017

#### Explanation:

We will use the following **Focus-Directrix Property of Parabola (FDP) :**

**FDP :** Any **point** on a **Parabola** is **equidistant** from the

**Focus F** and the **Directrix d.**

Let **Parabola.** Then.

The **Distance**

The **Dist.** btwn

**FDP,**

**desired** eqn. of the **Parabola.**