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 identify a conic section by its formula.
How to create the different conic sections.
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 a domain restriction affects the graph of a function.
How to graph a quadratic inequality.
How to graph parabolas that are wide or skinny or upside down without making a table of values.