# What is the vertex of the parabola #y = -3(x - 4)2 - 5#?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 9, 2017

The vertex is

#### Explanation:

The vertex of a parabola given in the form of:

#y=a(x-p)^2+q#

is given as

#V=(p;q)#

So in the example we have:

So the coordinates of the vertex are: