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Q: Is a quadratic parent function a parabola?
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What is another name for a quadratic function?

A 'Parabola'

What do you call the graph of a quadratic function?

the graph of a quadratic function is a parabola. hope this helps xP

What name is given to the shape of a quadratic function?

A parabola

What is the name of the graph of a quadratic function?

The parabola

If a quadratic makes a parabola what is the name of the shape produced by a cubic function?

A cubic.

Is a graph of a quadratic function always a parabola?

No. It can also be a circle, ellipse or hyperbola.

What is the function y equals ax2 plus bx plus c?

It is a quadratic function which represents a parabola.

What different information do you get from vertex form and quadratic equation in standard form?

The graph of a quadratic function is always a parabola. If you put the equation (or function) into vertex form, you can read off the coordinates of the vertex, and you know the shape and orientation (up/down) of the parabola.

Define parent function?

A parent function refers to the simplest function as regards sets of quadratic functions

What is the equation of the parent quadratic function?


How do you tell if a quadratic function is minimum value or a maximum vale?

Standard notation for a quadratic function: y= ax2 + bx + c which forms a parabola, a is positive , minimum value (parabola opens upwards on an x-y graph) a is negative, maximum value (parabola opens downward) See related link.

What is the parent function for a quadratic function?

y = x2 is the parent function, but it can be in the form y = ax2 + bx + c