You have new items in your feed. Click to view.
Question and answer
Which of the following is the vertex of the quadratic equation y = 6x2 24x 16?
6x2+24x+16 vertex = (-2 , -8) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 6x2+24x-16 vertex = (-2 , -40) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 6x2-24x+16 vertex = (2 , -8) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 6x2-24x-16 vertex = (2 , -40) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ -6x2+24x+16 vertex = (2 , 40) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ -6x2+24x-16 vertex = (2
Get an answer
Original conversation
User: Which of the following is the vertex of the quadratic equation y = 6x2 24x 16?

Weegy: An axis of symmetry is the line a parabola forms from the highest or lowest point. First, take -b/2a in this case, -24/4. That is your axis of symmetry. (X=23 is an example of this)
Expert answered|kikaycore|Points 925|

Question
Asked 8/13/2011 8:55:33 AM
Updated 8/15/2011 1:33:57 AM
6 Answers/Comments
This conversation has been flagged as incorrect.
New answers
Rating
0
[Deleted]
Added 8/14/2011 9:14:14 PM
0
6x2+24x+16 vertex = (-2 , -8) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 6x2+24x-16 vertex = (-2 , -40) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 6x2-24x+16 vertex = (2 , -8) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 6x2-24x-16 vertex = (2 , -40) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ -6x2+24x+16 vertex = (2 , 40) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ -6x2+24x-16 vertex = (2 , 8) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ -6x2-24x+16 vertex = (-2 , 40) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ -6x2-24x-16 vertex = (-2 , 8)
Added 8/14/2011 9:16:00 PM
Comments
If you know the answer please answer it.
Added 8/14/2011 4:42:43 PM
@kikaycore, you can know an answer is not right without knowing the correct answer. You do not need to challenge people, that has become a nasty habit on this site. Now I understand if your answer was right and it was flagged, you should probably speak up. If a lot of correct answers were flagged, then you should send a message to the Weegy Team because they can find out who did the flagging and take care of the problem. This questions has four different possible answers because of the fact that there are no signs (+ or -) between the terms. Also, this was asking for the vertex, not the axis of symmetry. The axis of symmetry in a quadratic equation is the x-component of the vertex and you gave the correct formula for finding the x (-b/2a) but your math is also wrong.
Added 8/14/2011 8:56:53 PM
I meant eight answers^
Added 8/14/2011 9:14:32 PM
Hold up. Do I sound like I'm challenging someone? haha! I'm just saying if someone knows the answer they can answer it.
Added 8/15/2011 1:33:57 AM
Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
26,555,738 questions answered
Popular Conversations
a legislative body is a User: motif
Weegy: A motif is a narrative element with symbolic meaning that repeats throughout a work of literature. User: ...
12/2/2016 10:58:45 AM| 2 Answers
What is a flexible exchange rate based on
12/2/2016 12:22:25 AM| 1 Answers
The amount of water vapor in the air is known as the
Weegy: Water vapor is water in a vaporous form diffused in the atmosphere but below boiling temperature.
12/2/2016 1:46:03 AM| 1 Answers
Hindering Latin American development was the fact that Latin American ...
Weegy: Hindering Latin American development was the fact that Latin American countries was slow economic growth.
12/2/2016 3:13:04 AM| 1 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
Points 142 [Total 414] Ratings 1 Comments 132 Invitations 0 Offline
S
P
P
Points 21 [Total 700] Ratings 0 Comments 21 Invitations 0 Online
S
P
P
L
Points 18 [Total 1611] Ratings 0 Comments 18 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 18 [Total 450] Ratings 0 Comments 18 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 17 [Total 17] Ratings 0 Comments 17 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 16 [Total 292] Ratings 0 Comments 16 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 32] Ratings 0 Comments 0 Invitations 1 Offline
S
Points 8 [Total 8] Ratings 0 Comments 8 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 0 [Total 0] Ratings 0 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 0 [Total 0] Ratings 0 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.