How Do You Find the Axis of Symmetry for a Quadratic Function?

How Do You Find the Axis of Symmetry for a Quadratic Function?

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The axis of symmetry is the vertical line that goes through the vertex of a quadratic equation. There's even a formula to help find it! In this tutorial, you'll see how to find the axis of symmetry for a given quadratic equation.

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