How to talk about a parabola.
How to define the focus and directrix of a parabola.
How to graph a horizontal parabola in vertex form.
How to find the vertex of a parabola.
How to find the vertex, intercepts, domain and range of a quadratic graph.
How to find the vertex and axis of symmetry of a parabola.
How to use the shape of a parabola to find a maximum or minimum.
How to create the different conic sections.
How to identify a conic section by its formula.
How we define optimization problems, and what it means to solve them.
How to graph parabolas with horizontal and vertical shifts without making a table of values.
How to describe the polar equations of conic sections.
How to graph a quadratic inequality.
How a domain restriction affects the graph of a function.
How to graph parabolas that are wide or skinny or upside down without making a table of values.