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12-101.

Complete the squares.

2(*x*^{2} − 2*x* + 1) − 2 + (*y*^{2 }+ 6*y* + 9) − 9 − 7 = 0

Complete the squares. Notice that the *x*^{2} term is subtracted.

12-101.

Complete the squares.

2(*x*^{2} − 2*x* + 1) − 2 + (*y*^{2 }+ 6*y* + 9) − 9 − 7 = 0

Complete the squares. Notice that the *x*^{2} term is subtracted.