Find the Directrix y-6=-(x-1)^2

Add to both sides of the equation.
Use the vertex form, , to determine the values of , , and .
Find the vertex .
Find , the distance from the vertex to the focus.
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Find the distance from the vertex to a focus of the parabola by using the following formula.
Substitute the value of into the formula.
Cancel the common factor of and .
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Rewrite as .
Move the negative in front of the fraction.
Find the directrix.
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The directrix of a parabola is the horizontal line found by subtracting from the y-coordinate of the vertex if the parabola opens up or down.
Substitute the known values of and into the formula and simplify.
Find the Directrix y-6=-(x-1)^2

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