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For Exercise, write the standard form of an equation of the ellipse subject to the following conditions.

Center: (0, 0); Eccentricity: 15/17; Major axis vertical of length 34 units

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Step 1

Given,

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15 center = (0,0), eccentricity = e = 17 major axis length = 2a = 34 > a =17

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Step 2

Now

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15 e: 17 15 17 15 17 17 =c =15

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Now using the relation between semi major axis(a), semi minor axis(b) and t...

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a² = b² +c² =172 = 62 +152 = 289 = b2 + 225 → 62 = 64 =b =8

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