Sunday, February 12, 2012

2D Coordinate Systems: Polar


The Polar is a two-dimensional coordinate system in which each point on a plane is determined by a distance from a fixed point and an angle from a fixed direction.
The Polar coordinate system is extended into three dimensions with two different coordinate systems, the cylindrical and spherical coordinate system.

Get copyable formulas for Polar from Differential Geometry Library (MathML, TeX, Mathematica input, Maple input)

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