Subject:
Calculus
Material Type:
Module
Provider:
Ohio Open Ed Collaborative
Tags:
Cac077, Parametric Equations
License:
Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial
Language:
English
Media Formats:
eBook, Interactive

Education Standards

Parametric equations modules

Overview

After completing this section, students should be able to do the following.

  • Sketch a parametric curve.
  • Eliminate a parameters of a parametric equation.
  • Represent a graph with parametric equations.
  • Find the derivative of a parametric curve.
 

Parametric equations

Calculus and parametric curves

Ximera Module

We discuss derivatives of parametrically defined curves.