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7-9.

Consider the function .

Complete the square to find the vertex.

Add and subtract

on the same side of the equal sign. Simplify.

Simplify more.

Find the

*y*-intercept.Substitute

to find the *y*-intercept.Use the vertex, the

*y*-intercept, and the symmetry of parabolas to find a third point and sketch the graph.