Equation of the ellipse

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An ellipse has a vertex at (4, 0), a co-vertex at (0, 2), and a center at the origin. Which is the equation of the ellipse in standard form?

May 16th, 2015

(x-h)^2/b^2+(y-k)^2/a^2=1 

a>b where (h,k) being the (x,y) coordinates of the center

center (0,0)

b=4

b^2=16

a=2

a^2=4

Equation: 

x^2/16+y^2/4=1


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