Derive the equations of ellipses and hyperbolas given the foci, using the fact that the sum or difference of distances from the foci is constant.

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Ellipses

12th Grade Math » Unit: Conic Sections
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Conics Sections with Princess the Dog

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Wax Paper Activity (Day 1 of 2)

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Wax Paper Activity (Day 2 of 2)

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Exploring Ellipses

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Rotated Conic Sections - Day 1 of 2

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The Ellipse (Day 1 of 3)

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The Ellipse (Day 3 of 3)

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The Hyperbola (Day 1 of 2)

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Hyperbolas

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Conic Sections Unit Test

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Conic Sections Test Review

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Parabolas and Review of Line-sanity!

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Unit Assessment: Conic Sections

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Hashing Out Hyperbolas

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