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A function characterized by a second-degree polynomial equation useful in
the graph of a quadratic function
f(x) = ax^2 + bx + c
standard form of a quadratic function
Equal Differences Method
Table of Values - used to identify quadratic functions.
Axis of Symmetry Formula
Axis of Symmetry
divides the parabola into mirror images and passes through the vertex
point of intersection of the A.O.S and the parabola.
Parent Quadratic function
f(x) = a(x-h)^2 + k
vertex form for a quadratic function
an equation of the form ax^2 + bx + c = 0, where a,b,c are real numbers and a is not equal to 0.
x^2 = c
Completing the squares
x^2 + bx = c
ax^2 + bx + c = 0