29-30 Identifying and Graphing a Conic (a) Find the eccentricity, and identify the conic. (b) Sketch the conic, and label the vertices.
The eccentricity, and identify the conic.
The conic is given as,
The two formulas or represent conics with eccentricity .
We compare the given equation of conic with these standard equations to find the eccentricity.
for an ellipse
for a parabola
for a hyperbola
The conic, and label the vertices.
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