hello everyone,(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

i'm having can't seem to solve these two questions....

1) Find the equation of the tangent of the parabola y^2= 4px, perpendicular to the lines 4Y- X + 3=0, and find the point of contact?

2) Find the equation of the tangent to the parabola Y^2= 10x, at the extremities of the lactus rectum. On what line do these tangents intersect?

If there is anyone out there who knows the answer...could u please explain or direct me to a suitable site which may explain the concepts.

Thanks callas

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**

Dismiss Notice

Join Physics Forums Today!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

# Find the equation of the tangent of the parabola y^2= 4px

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**