# What is the vertex form of #y = 12x^2 - 6x + 8#?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 30, 2015

#### Explanation:

You can get this equation into vertex form by completing the square

First, factor out the coefficient of the largest power of x:

then take half of the coefficient of the x to the first power and square it

add and subtract the number you just found within the parenthesis

take the negative

factor and simplify