(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

The general equation for a parabola is y=ax²+bx+c, where a, b, c are constants. What are the units of each constant?

2. Relevant equations

y=ax²+bx+c

3. The attempt at a solution

The answer is a: 1/m; b: dimentionless; c: m

How exactly did they get that answer in the book? Can someone explain? I do not understand how b is dimensionless rather than a which is a fraction. Also, where did the 1/m come from?

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# Homework Help: Unit Analysis

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