Write [tex] y^2-4x-4y+8=0 [/tex] in standard form and state its key features, Identify the type of conic.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I know to get into standard form I need to complete the square but with these numbers im not sure how to factor it should have been in the form [tex]ax^2 + by^2 + 2gx + 2fy + c = 0 [/tex] but the x^2 term is missing, so i dont know what to group in brackets and then what to factor.

I think after I get this question into standard form I will be able to tell what type of conic it is and state the key features plz help me with the first step how to get this in to standard form.

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# Homework Help: Change to standard form of conic PLz help

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