# Solution: A parabola has its focus at (7, -4) and directrix y = 2. Find its equation

A parabola has its focus at (7, -4) and directrix y = 2. Find its equation. How to find the equation of the parabola given its focus and directrix?

#### Problem Statement:

A parabola has its focus at (7, -4) and directrix y = 2. Find its equation.

The equation of the parabola given the focus and directrix is x^2 – 14x + 12y + 61 = 0.

Solution:

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