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

    Education Standards

    Introduction to polar coordinates modules

    Overview

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

    • Convert between polar and Cartesian coordinates.
    • Plot basic curves in polar coordinates.
    • Use the Cartesian to polar method to plot polar graphs.
     

    Introduction to polar coordinates

    Ximera Module

    Polar coordinates are coordinates based on an angle and a radius.

    Gallery of polar curves