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Graphing the Ellipse and Hyperbola (Center not at Origin)

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Material Type: Simulation
Technical Format: Java Applet
Date Added to MERLOT: November 28, 2004
Date Modified in MERLOT: April 10, 2011
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Author: larry green Send email to larry green 
Lake Tahoe Community College
Submitter : Kurt Cogswell


This interactive, applet-based site steps the student through the process of identifying an equation as an ellipse or hyperbola and graphing that equation. The graphs in this applet are not centered at the origin. New problems are generated at the click of a button. Feedback and hints are provided along the way, and links are... More

ellipse, complete, vertex, fundamental rectangle, applet, square, hyperbola, asymptote, conic

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Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: no Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no Copyright: yes
Creative Commons: unsure

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