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Exploring Polar Graphs
This Demonstration plots the polar graphs of
for various trig functions
. In case the choice is the identity,
, where
. What do
,
,
, and
do?
Contributed by:
Steven Francis
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Polar Equation
(
Wolfram
MathWorld
)
Polar Plot
(
Wolfram
MathWorld
)
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"
Exploring Polar Graphs
" from
the Wolfram Demonstrations Project
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/ExploringPolarGraphs/
Contributed by:
Steven Francis
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