1) Find the equation of the quadratic which passes through the points with coordinates:(-2, -1), (1, 2), (3, -16).

2) An arch on the top of a door is parabolic in shape. The pointAis 3.1 m above the bottom of the door. The equationy = axcan be used to describe the arch. Find the values of^{2}+ bx + ca, bandc.

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Thanks in advance.