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10-8.

Complete the square to write $y = 2x^2 + 12x - 7$ in graphing form. Then determine the vertex and the intercepts of the parabola.

Make two perfect squares.

Graphing form:
$y=2(x+3)^2-25$
Vertex: $(-3, -25)$ $y$-intercept: $(0, -7)$