# What is the the vertex of #y=2x^2 + 8x + 5#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 8, 2016

(-2,-3)

#### Explanation:

Well there are numerous ways to solve this but I'll tell you the shortest one (at least according to me).

When you see a parabola of form

On solving this we get

Put this in our original equation of parabola and

This coordinates of the vertex are (-2,-3)