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Points, Vectors, and Functions

Points, Vectors, and Functions

Switching Coordinates Examples

Example 1

The rectangular coordinates of the point P are (4, 3). What are the polar coordinates of this point?

Example 2

The polar coordinates of the point Q are . What are the rectangular coordinates of Q?

Example 3

What are the polar coordinates of the point with rectangular coordinates (5, 0)?

Example 4

Translate the rectangular coordinates (-4, -4) into polar coordinates.

Example 5

Translate the polar coordinates into rectangular coordinates.

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