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ACT Math - Conic Sections: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the circumference of a circle with a diameter of 5.3 inches?

Question 2 2. What is the most important measurement of a circle?

Question 3 3. What is the circumference of a circle with a diameter of 2 inches?

Question 4 4.

The foci of this hyperbola have the coordinates (h, k + c), (h, k - c)

What is the c value of this hyperbola?

(y - 6)^2/9 - (x - 8)^2/16 = 1

Question 5 5.

Which of the following is a vertex of this hyperbola?

(x - 2)^2/9 - (y - 3)^2/16 = 1

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Question 6 6. How many arcs does a hyperbola have?

Question 7 7. Which conic section is this?

Question 8 8. Which conic section is this?

Question 9 9. Which conic section is this?

Question 10 10.

What does h equal (hint: use the equation for standard form of a horizontal parabola)?

(y - 7)2 = 8(x - 2)

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Question 11 11.

What does p equal in this equation (hint: use the equation for standard form of a vertical parabola)?

(x - 2)2 = 36(y - 1)

Question 12 12. What is the focus of the parabola (y - 5)2 = 12(x - 2)?

Question 13 13. Which parabola below has a vertex at (-3, 0)?

Question 14 14. What is the equation of a parabola with a vertex at (0, 0) and a focus at (0, 5)?

Question 15 15.

What is the vertex of this parabola?

(x - 3)^2 = 12(y - 4)

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Question 16 16. What is the radius in the y direction?

Question 17 17. Which ellipse has a center located at (-1, 5)?

Question 18 18. What is the x radius of this ellipse?

Question 19 19.

What is the center of this hyperbola?

(y - 1)^2/9 - (x - 3)^2/16 = 1

Question 20 20.

How far away from the center are the vertices in this hyperbola?

(x - 4)^2/9 - (y - 1)^2/25 = 1

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Question 21 21.

How far away from the center are the foci in this hyperbola?

(y - 5)^2/9 - (x - 3)^2/16 = 1

Question 22 22.

What is the center of this ellipse?

(x - 3)^2/4 + (y - 1)^2/9 = 1

Question 23 23.

How far away is the right side of the ellipse from the center?

(x - 5)^2/9 + (y + 9)^2/16 = 1

Question 24 24. Which equation fits this ellipse?

Question 25 25. What is the circumference of a circle with a diameter of 6 inches?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following shows a hyperbola that opens up and down?

Question 27 27. Which is the ellipse?

Question 28 28. Which equation gives us this parabola?

Question 29 29.

What is the vertex of this parabola?

(y - 2)^2 = -8(x - 1)

Question 30 30. What is the equation of the ellipse with a center located at (6, 0), an x radius of 2, and a y radius of 4?

ACT Math - Conic Sections: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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