## Ellipse equation review (article)

The area of an ellipse is: π × a × b where a is the length of the Semi-major Axis, and b is the length of the Semi-minor Axis. Be careful: a and b are from the center outwards (not all the way

## How to Write the Standard Form Equation of an Ellipse

The general form for the standard form equation of an ellipse is shown below.. In the equation, the denominator under the x 2 term is the square of the x coordinate at the x -axis. The denominator under the y 2 term is the square of
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