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Find the equation of the parabola that satisfies the following conditions: Vertex , focus

Solution: Vertex ; focus
Since, the vertex of the parabola is and the focus lies on the negative -axis . So, -axis is the axis of the parabola .
Equation of the parabola is of the form
Since, the focus is . So,
Thus, the equation of the parabola is
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