How Do You Determine if the Vertex of a Quadratic Function Will be a Maximum or Minimum?

The form of a quadratic function can help you determine if the vertex of a quadratic equation will be a minimum or a maximum of the function. If the coefficient of 'a' in the quadratic form of the equation is positive the vertex will be a minimum. If the coefficient is a negative then the vertex would be a maximum.

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