# What is the vertex of #y= 3(x - 1)^2 + 1#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 26, 2016

The vertex for this parabola is

#### Explanation:

This is an equation for a parabola.

The vertex is the minimum or maximum point on the parabola. In this case the vertex is the minimum point because

The axis of symmetry is the vertical line,

The vertex point in vertex form is

Resource: http://www.mathwarehouse.com/geometry/parabola/standard-and-vertex-form.php

graph{y=3(x-1)^2+1 [-10, 10, -5, 5]}