Notice: Payments for answers will end 4/10/2017. Click for more info.
You have new items in your feed. Click to view.
Question and answer
Q: Which of the following is the vertex of the quadratic equation y = 6x2 24x 16?
A: 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
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.
26,488,781 questions answered
Popular Conversations
The following two sentences are saying the same thing. Emily, my ...
Weegy: The following two sentences are saying the same thing. Emily, my daughter, is in sixth grade. Emily, my daughter ...
11/13/2017 12:26:02 PM| 3 Answers
3.85 x 10^-3
Weegy: (3.85 x 10) - 3 User: Give the number of significant figures in this number: 40.00 Weegy: number of ...
11/15/2017 9:18:26 AM| 2 Answers
Solve for x in the equation 6x = 42.
Weegy: 6x = 42
11/8/2017 11:42:29 AM| 2 Answers
4y + 228 = 352.
Weegy: 4y + 228 = 352
11/8/2017 11:59:04 AM| 2 Answers
Coefficient of 2xy^3
11/8/2017 12:00:24 PM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
P
Points 166 [Total 291] Ratings 9 Comments 76 Invitations 0 Offline
S
P
P
L
P
P
Points 20 [Total 1658] Ratings 0 Comments 20 Invitations 0 Offline
S
P
L
P
Points 20 [Total 150] Ratings 0 Comments 20 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 1 [Total 1] Ratings 0 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 1 [Total 1] Ratings 0 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 1 [Total 1] Ratings 0 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 1 [Total 1] Ratings 0 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 1 [Total 1] Ratings 0 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.