## Applications of the Ellipse

Ellipses are conic sections formed by a plane that intersects a cone. Ellipses are characterized by the fact that the … Read more

## Equation of an Ellipse with Examples

The ellipse is a conic section that is formed when a plane intersects a cone. The plane has to cut … Read more

## Elements and Parts of the Ellipse with Diagrams

An ellipse is the set of all points in a plane such that the sum of their distances from two … Read more

## Equation of an Ellipse with Center at the Origin

An ellipse is defined as the set of all points (x, y) in a plane so that the sum of … Read more

## Equation of an Ellipse with Center Outside the Origin

Ellipses are formed by the set of all points, which have distances from two fixed points that when added are … Read more

## Characteristics of a Parabola

Parabolas are conic sections that are obtained at the intersection of a plane with a cone. The plane has to … Read more

## Focus and Directrix of a Parabola

A parabola is the set of all points in the plane that are equidistant from a fixed point and a … Read more

## Vertex of a Parabola – Examples and Practice Problems

The vertex of a parabola is the highest point or the lowest point, also known as the maximum or minimum … Read more

## Equation of a Parabola with Examples

Parabolas are defined as conic sections that are formed by cutting a cone with a plane that is parallel to … Read more

## Equation of a Parabola with Vertex at the Origin

A parabola is a conic section formed when a circular cone is cut by a plane. For the parabola to … Read more