In this lesson, we will plot graphs of quadratic equations of the form ax² + bx + c and recognise some of their properties. We will investigate how different coefficients alter the appearance of the quadratic curve.

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# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the equation of the line labelled P?

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Q2.What is the equation of the line labelled Q?

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Q3.What is the equation of the line labelled R?

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Quiz:

# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the equation of the line labelled P?

1/3

Q2.What is the equation of the line labelled Q?

2/3

Q3.What is the equation of the line labelled R?

3/3

# Video

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# Worksheet

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Quiz:

Q1.True or False, here is the graph of 2x²+ 1?

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Q2.Here are four quadratic graphs. The red curve shows y = x². Which equation is the yellow curve labelled i?

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Q3.Here is a table of values for y = 3x²– 1 Which number is missing?

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Q4.Which option is true for f(x)= 0.5x² - 1 ?

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Quiz:

Q1.True or False, here is the graph of 2x²+ 1?

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Q2.Here are four quadratic graphs. The red curve shows y = x². Which equation is the yellow curve labelled i?

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Q3.Here is a table of values for y = 3x²– 1 Which number is missing?

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Q4.Which option is true for f(x)= 0.5x² - 1 ?

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# Lesson summary: Plot other quadratic equations

## Time to move!

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