39-56 Finding the Equation of an Ellipse Find an equation for the ellipse that satisfies the given conditions.
49. Endpoints of major axis: , distance between foci: .
The equation for the ellipse for the given conditions.
Endpoints of major axis: .
Distance between foci: .
The basic equation for an ellipse with a horizontal major axis which is used is as follows,
Where and are constant values.
Expression of end points of major principal axis is,
Expression to find the distance of Foci is,
Compare the standard coordinates of end points of the major axis and the given coordinate of major axis.
Compare the standard notation of the distance of foci and the given the distance of foci.
Substitute for and for in the formula to calculate the value of
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