Ex 11.2, 2 - x2 = 6y, find focus, axis, directrix, latus - Parabola - Basic Questions

  1. Chapter 11 Class 11 Conic Sections
  2. Serial order wise


Ex 11.2, 2 Find the coordinates of the focus, axis of the parabola, the equation of directrix and the length of the latus rectum for x2 = 6y Given equation is x2 = 6y Since the above equation is involves x2 Its axis is y-axis Also coefficient of x is positive (+1) Hence we use equation x2 = 4ay Latus Rectum is 4a = 4 3 2 = 2(3) = 6

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