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A Parametric Plot of a Spiral on a Paraboloid
This Demonstration shows the parametric 3D plot of
. If
, the curve is a spiral on a paraboloid.
Contributed by:
Michael Chang
(Mills Math Club/The Golden Phi)
THINGS TO TRY
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Parametric Equations
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)
PERMANENT CITATION
Michael Chang
"
A Parametric Plot of a Spiral on a Paraboloid
"
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/AParametricPlotOfASpiralOnAParaboloid/
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
Published: September 4, 2014
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