SE Precalculus

Chapter 8: Conic Sections, Parametric Equations, and Polar Coordinates

  • Subject(s): Math
  • Grade Range: 9 - 12
  • Release date: 07-25-2017
  • Tags: locus, double-napped cone, conic section, minor axis, major axis, focus, ellipse, transverse axis, hyperbola, asymptotes, projectile motion, parametric equations, parameter, orientation, pole, polar equations, polar coordinates, cartesian coordinates, symmetry, polar graphs, rose petal, limacon, lemniscate, circle, cardioid


In this chapter, we introduce conic sections, parametric equations, and polar coordinates.


M.P.3.F, M.P.3.G, M.P.3.H, M.P.3.I, M.P.3.A, M.P.3.B, M.P.3.C, M.P.3.D, M.P.3.E