Find a set of parametric equation that represents the graph of the following rectangular equation y=X^2-8?
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Originally Posted by vanessa123 Find a set of parametric equation that represents the graph of the following rectangular equation y=X^2-8? How about $\displaystyle x=t$ and $\displaystyle y=t^2-8$ ? Understand that this is by no means unique...
ok but its asking for a SET of parametric equation. so i dont understand.
Originally Posted by vanessa123 ok but its asking for a SET of parametric equation. so i dont understand. And a set we found! They're in my last post.
Originally Posted by VonNemo19 And a set we found! They're in my last post. oh ok so it could be any set??
Originally Posted by vanessa123 oh ok so it could be any set?? Yes. The parametric representation is not unique. That's why the question says "Find a ..." and not "Find the ...."
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