11209
EXPLORE
LATEST
ABOUT
AUTHORING AREA
PARTICIPATE
Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
Parametric Curves in 3D
Explore a few examples of parametric curves in three dimensions. See how the
,
, and
functions relate to the final drawn curve in the top-left corner. Use the checkboxes to isolate individual variables.
Contributed by:
Abby Brown
THINGS TO TRY
Rotate and Zoom in 3D
Slider Zoom
Gamepad Controls
Automatic Animation
SNAPSHOTS
RELATED LINKS
Parametric Equations
(
Wolfram
MathWorld
)
PERMANENT CITATION
Abby Brown
"
Parametric Curves in 3D
"
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/ParametricCurvesIn3D/
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
Published: May 28, 2013
Share:
Embed Interactive Demonstration
New!
Just copy and paste this snippet of JavaScript code into your website or blog to put the live Demonstration on your site.
More details »
Download Demonstration as CDF »
Download Author Code »
(preview »)
Files require
Wolfram
CDF Player
or
Mathematica
.
Related Demonstrations
More by Author
Comparing Parametrizations
Abby Brown
Parametric Plots from Rectangular Plots
Laura R Lynch
Intrinsic 3D Curves
Enrique Zeleny
Four Space Curves
Milana Dabic
Exploring Cylindrical Coordinates
Faisal Mohamed
Parametric Trace
Richard Mercer
Parametrization of a Fractal Curve
Cedric Voisin
Perpendicular Bisector Trace of a Parametric Function
Nathan Wong
A Parametric Plot of a Spiral on a Paraboloid
Michael Chang
Simple Spline Curves
Richard Phillips and Rob Morris
Related Topics
3D Graphics
Curves
Equations
Parametric Equations
High School Advanced Calculus and Linear Algebra
High School Mathematics
Browse all topics
Note: To run this Demonstration you need Mathematica 7+ or the free Mathematica Player 7EX
Download or upgrade to
Mathematica Player 7EX
I already have
Mathematica Player
or
Mathematica 7+