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    Polar Coordinates

    I'm having a lot of trouble with Polar Coordinates. I understand (r, feta) is just the radius and angle and how to graph an individual point. My problem is graphing functions like r=3sin(feta) and then doing actual calculus with them.

    Can anyone help explain this to me?
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    Quote Originally Posted by jimduquettesucked View Post
    I'm having a lot of trouble with Polar Coordinates. I understand (r, feta) is just the radius and angle and how to graph an individual point. My problem is graphing functions like r=3sin(feta) and then doing actual calculus with them.

    Can anyone help explain this to me?
    sounds like you need to start from scratch ...

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    Thanks, that was very helpful.
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