Last updated at May 29, 2018 by Teachoo

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Ex 11.2, 12 Find the equation of the parabola that satisfies the following conditions: Vertex (0, 0) passing through (5, 2) and axis is along y-axis Given that axis is along the y-axis, So, equation of parabola is of the form x2 = 4ay or x2 = 4ay Plotting point (5, 2) Since point lie of the 1st quadrant & parabola passes through the point (5, 2) So, the parabola is of the form Hence equation of parabola is x2 = 4ay Point (5, 2) will satisfy the equation of parabola Putting x = 5 & y = 2 in (1) (5)2 = 4a(2) 25 = 8a 8a = 25 a = Hence equation of parabola is x2 = 4ay Putting value of a = 25 8 x2 = 4 25 8 y x2 =

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