# What is the length of the major axis of the conic section #(x+2)^2/49 + (y-1)^2/25 =1#?

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Jul 27, 2018

#### Explanation:

If the **eqn.** of an **ellipse** is

the **length** of its **major axis** is

In our case,

Hence, the **required length** is