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# Effect of Coefficient of x^2 on Parabola Vertex (a<0)

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## Effect of Coefficient of x^2 on Parabola Vertex (a<0)

This classroom activity presents College Algebra students with a ConcepTest, a Question of the Day, and a Write-pair-share activity concerning the effect of the coefficient of x^2 on the vertex of a parabola where a<0, b>0 and b and c are fixed values in f(x)=ax^2+bx+c.
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Date Added to MERLOT: August 25, 2010
Date Modified in MERLOT: July 02, 2012
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Keywords: Vertex, Quadratic Functions, Coefficients, Parabolas

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