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

##### 1 Answer
Jan 10, 2016

vertex = (0 , 5 )

#### Explanation:

y = ${x}^{2} + 5$
is symmetrical about the y-axis.

The following diagram of the function illustrates this :
graph{x^2 +5 [-20, 20, -10, 10]}