# Thread: Are these vertices correct for this ellipse (conic section)

1. ## Are these vertices correct for this ellipse (conic section)

What are the vertices of the ellipse whose equation is (x^2)/9 + (y^2)/4 = 1? Thanks will be give to those who help

Am I missing any? I found these:

(3,0)(-3,0)

Thanks

2. Originally Posted by bobbyboy1111
What are the vertices of the ellipse whose equation is (x^2)/9 + (y^2)/4 = 1? Thanks will be give to those who help

Am I missing any? I found these:

(3,0)(-3,0)

Thanks
An ellipse has four vertices. The other two are (0, 2) and (0, -2).