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C-53.

Based on the graph, give a possible equation for the parabola.

For additional help, see problem 11-13.

The

-coordinates of the-intercepts are roots of the equation. If you know the roots, can you find the factors?The factors are

and .

See the hints in part (a).

Instead of using fractions, multiply each factor by the fraction's denominator.

The factors can be written as

and .