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 (1)

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