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    Converting Polar equations to cartesian

    I have a project in my trig class and I wanted to use r = cos(12theta), but my teacher told me that I wasn't allowed because it was too complicated to convert. I want to understand how I can convert this, Can someone please hep me?


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    Quote Originally Posted by Drursion View Post
    I have a project in my trig class and I wanted to use r = cos(12theta), but my teacher told me that I wasn't allowed because it was too complicated to convert. I want to understand how I can convert this, Can someone please hep me?


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    Wow!What great advice! Lets say I did it, but don't.I hope living by that philosophy gets you far in life, but I will continue to challenge myself and attempt to do this, so If you could either kindly help me or not post. Thanks.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Drursion View Post
    Wow!What great advice! Lets say I did it, but don't.I hope living by that philosophy gets you far in life, but I will continue to challenge myself and attempt to do this, so If you could either kindly help me or not post. Thanks.
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