Multiple Choice Identify the
choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.


1.

Given the following equation, what is the vertex?


2.

Given the following equation, what is the vertex?


3.

Given the following equation, what is the vertex?


4.

What is the equation of the axis of symmetry:
a.  3  c.   b.  3  d.  


5.

What is the equation of the axis of symmetry:
a.  x=4  c.   b.  x= 7  d.  


6.

What is the equation of the axis of symmetry:
a.  x=1.5  c.   b.  x= 1.5  d.  


7.

What is the equation of the axis of symmetry:
a.  x=  6  c.   b.  x= 6  d.  


8.

Which of the following equations has a vertex at


9.

Convert the following equation to vertex form:


10.

Convert the following equation to vertex form:


11.

Given the equation , which of the following will be the equation of
the axis of symmetry?


12.

A tennis ball is shot straight into the air. The height of the ball is
given by the following equation: , where “h” is the height in meters and
“t” is the time in seconds. If I’m looking for the maximum height of the
ball, then which one of the following would I solve for?
a.  The xintercepts of the equation  c.  The domain and
range  b.  The yintercepts of the equation  d.  The vertex of the
equation 


13.

A tennis ball is shot straight into the air. The height of the ball is
given by the following equation: , where “h” is the height in meters and
“t” is the time in seconds. If I’m looking for when the ball will hit the
ground, then which one of the following would I solve for?
a.  The xintercepts of the equation  c.  The domain and
range  b.  The yintercepts of the equation  d.  The vertex of the
equation 


14.

A tennis ball is shot straight into the air. The height of the ball is
given by the following equation: , where “h” is the height in meters and
“t” is the time in seconds. If I’m looking for height of the person who threw
the ball, then which one of the following would I solve for?
a.  The xintercepts of the equation  c.  The domain and
range  b.  The yintercepts of the equation  d.  The vertex of the
equation 


15.

A racket ball is shot straight into the air. The height of the ball is
given by the following equation: , where “h” is the height in meters and
“t” is the time in seconds. Find the time it takes to reach the maximum
height.
a.  39m  c.  77.6m  b.  85.4m  d.  191.1m 


16.

A rocket is launched into the sky and the height of the rocket is given by the
formula: . What is the maximum height of the rocket?


17.

Given each of the following table of values, indicate which one is not
quadratic:


18.

Given the equation , and that the coordinate is
the vertex, what is the value of “c” if the point is also on the
graph.


19.

Given that the coefficients “a”, “b” and “c”
are all positive in the equation , which of the following is a possible graph of the
parabola?


20.

Given the equation and that the point is on the
graph. Which of the following is the other xintercept?


21.

Given that and a horizontal line intersects a parabola at the
points (2,17) and (10,17). Which of the following is a possible equation of this parabola?

Matching



Given that the general formula for a quadratic equation is in the form of , match each graph with the corresponding characteristics:


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