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    curve tracing

    how to trace the curve
    x^3+y^3=3ax^2
    ^ stands for power
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    Re: curve tracing

    Quote Originally Posted by envyh View Post
    how to trace the curve
    x^3+y^3=3ax^2
    ^ stands for power
    \displaystyle \begin{align*}x^3 + y^3 &= 3ax^2 \\ y^3 &= 3ax^2 - x^3 \\ y &= \sqrt[3]{3ax^2 - x^3} \end{align*}

    Now I suggest using a graphing calculator to graph this function for a few different values of a to see what effect changing it has...
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    Re: curve tracing

    is there any software that i can use if dont have a graph calculator
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