# What is the equation of a parabola that is a vertical translation of #y=-5x^2+4x-3# of -12 and a horizontal translation of -9?

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May 16, 2018

#### Explanation:

To ma(x+e this easier, let's call our function

To vertically translate the function by

To horizontally translate a function by

The function needs to be translated 12 units down and 9 units to the left, so we will do:

This gives us:

After expanding all the brackets, multiplying by factors and simplifying, we get: