Finding the Maximum or Minimum of a Quadratic Function

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Subject(s): Mathematics (B.E.S.T.)
Grade Level(s): 9, 10, 11, 12
Intended Audience: Students
Keywords: Algebraic Expression, Quadratic Expression, Vertex, Minimum value, Maximum Value, Complete the Square, Vertex Form, functions, quadratics, expressions, completing the square, maximum, minimum, mathematics, algebra, interactive, tutorials, elearning, e-learning, parabolas, minima, maxima, quadratic functions
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