# Find the Vertex y=0.5(x-3)^2 Rewrite the equation in vertex form.
Complete the square for .
Rewrite as .
Expand using the FOIL Method.
Apply the distributive property.
Apply the distributive property.
Apply the distributive property.
Simplify and combine like terms.
Simplify each term.
Multiply by .
Move to the left of .
Multiply by .
Subtract from .
Apply the distributive property.
Simplify.
Multiply by .
Multiply by .
Use the form , to find the values of , , and .
Consider the vertex form of a parabola.
Substitute the values of and into the formula .
Simplify the right side.
Cancel the common factor of and .
Rewrite as .
Cancel the common factors.
Factor out of .
Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
Simplify the expression.
Multiply by .
Divide by .
Multiply by .
Find the value of using the formula .
Simplify each term.
Raise to the power of .
Multiply by .
Cancel the common factor of and .
Rewrite as .
Cancel the common factors.
Rewrite as .
Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .
Combine and .
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
Simplify the numerator.
Multiply by .
Subtract from .
Divide by .
Substitute the values of , , and into the vertex form .
Set equal to the new right side.
Use the vertex form, , to determine the values of , , and .
Find the vertex .
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