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Intro to Conic Sections

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It all depends on how you slice it! Start with a cone:

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IF we slice the cone, parallel to the base, what do we get? A Circle!

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IF we slice the cone at an angle, what do we get now? An Ellipse!

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IF we just take a slice from the lateral face of the cone, what do we get? A Parabola!

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Finally, let’s take a slice from the lateral face, perpendicular to the base A Hyperbola!

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These shapes are called Conic Sections. We can use Algebra to describe the equations and graphs of these shapes.

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