OFSA for Conics A (Full)


This page contains peer generated questions that help you assess your understanding. Remember that questions may not represent the rigor of the questions you may be expected to complete on formal assessments. This page is simply an OFSA - opportunity for self assessment.

Question 1
Which is the general equation for a hyperbola?
a.
b.
c.
d.
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Question 2
Write an equation for a full conic that has foci at (+3,4) and (-3,4) and eccentricity of 0.5.
a.

b.

c.

d.

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Question 3
Where is the focal point of the parabola that opens left with focal diameter of 8 and a vertex at (3,2)?
a. (1,2)
b. (5,2)
c. (-1,2)
d. (3,4)
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Question 4
Find the equation of the following conic

a.

b.

c.

d.


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Question 5
Write the equation of a hyperbola with vertices (0, -5) and (0, 5) and vertices (-2,0) and (2, 0):
a.

b.

c.

d.

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Question 6
The ellipse is center at the origin. The legnth of its horizontal axis is 8 and the length of its vertical axis is 6. What is the equation for the ellipse?
a.

b.

c.

d.


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Question 7
In a hyperbola, the eccentricity is...

a. E = 0

b. E > 1

c. 0 < E < 1

d. E = 1

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Question 8
A parabola has a maximum point,
and has a 10 cm focal diameter. Solve for A

A. 20

B. 10

C. 1/10

D. cannot be solved.


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