Question

# The foci of the ellipse 25 (x + 1)^{2} + 9 (y + 2)^{2} = 225 are

- (-1, 2), (6, 1)
- (-1, -2), (1, 6)
- (1, -2), (1, - 6)
- (-1, 2), (-1, -6).

Hint:

**Convert the given equation into standard form and find c**

## The correct answer is: (-1, 2), (-1, -6).

### Given :

Thus, the foci of the ellipse 25 (x + 1)2 + 9 (y + 2)2 = 225 are (-1, 2), (-1, -6).

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