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How to Graph a Vertical Parabola
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How to Graph a Horizontal Parabola

Graph the parabola and label its parts.

The figure shows you the graph and has all of the parts plotted for you. The focus lies inside the parabola, and the directrix is a vertical line 2 units from the vertex.

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