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**ajwilkes** Hello,

If ya havent figured out by my post number, I am new to the forum. I have been out of the math game for a while and limping through Calc I and II. Since, I am taking Calc II currently via distance learning, it makes it tough sometimes to understand the material. So here is my first question I need help with:

I need to sketch the curve represented by the equation and write the corresponding rectangular equation (which I get generally):

x=t^2+t and y=t^2-t

I automatically tried solving x in terms of t but that led me to t=sqrt(x-t)

I dunno