I know it's a degenerate case because it equals 0, but it's a parabola so I'm not sure what to call it.
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(which means their are no real solutions, only complex) Maybe you can consult wolphram alpha to graph . You can just call it parabola.
Originally Posted by explodingtoenails I know it's a degenerate case because it equals 0, but it's a parabola so I'm not sure what to call it. This conic section is a parabola with the general equation That means your equation describes a parabola opening to the left, the vertex at V(0, 0) and the p = -2 and .
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