# Complete PreCalculus Discussion Post NO PLAGIARISM

*label*Calculus

*timer*Asked: Dec 17th, 2017

**Question description**

The Conics are a very important family of curves. They play a significant role in many real life applications, in astronomy, medicine, construction, etc. When you study a particular topic, it helps to know something about its history and applications. This can stimulate your interest in the topic, which implicitly can help you gain a better understanding.

**In your initial post…**

Research one of the conic curves: parabola, ellipsis, or hyperbola. Share with us a bit its history and applications.

You should cite at least two reputable sources in your post.