Real World Parabola Project

McKenna Lines & Brittaney Dudley

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Equation of Parabola

Standard Form: y=x^2 -10x+25


Vertex Form: y=-1/2(x-5)^2 +5


Root Form: y=-1/2(x-10)(x-0)

Location of Parabola

McKenna's Kitchen

Questions

1) What is the maximum height of the faucet?

5 inches

2) How far away is the base of the sprout from the maximum height?

5 inches

3) What is the domain of Distance from the Spout to the Faucet?

0<x<10

4) What is the range from the height of the faucet?

0<y<5

5) What is the maximum distance from the Faucet?

10 inches

6) What are the two roots?

r1=0 r2=10