# Equation of Parabola

The shape of a parabola is formed by the quadratic equation which is a polynomial equation of degree two. The roots of the equation are where the function crosses the x-axis and can be found using the generic quadratic formula.

The shape of a parabola is formed by the quadratic equation which is a polynomial equation of degree two. The roots of the equation are where the function crosses the x-axis and can be found using the generic quadratic formula.