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Conic Sections

  • Know how to put an equation in standard form by completing the square. Be able to identify which conic section is the graph of the equation.

  • Know how to analyze a general equation of degree 2 to determine which conic section is the graph of the equation.

Conic Sections

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  • Intro 0:00
  • What are Conic Sections? 2:16
  • Standard Form 2:58
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  • Identifying Conic Sections 6:14
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  • Lecture Example 1 8:55
  • Lecture Example 2 11:18
  • Additional Example 3
  • Additional Example 4