 10.6.1: Write a polar equation of a conic with the focus at the origin and ...
 10.6.2: Write a polar equation of a conic with the focus at the origin and ...
 10.6.3: Write a polar equation of a conic with the focus at the origin and ...
 10.6.4: Write a polar equation of a conic with the focus at the origin and ...
 10.6.5: Write a polar equation of a conic with the focus at the origin and ...
 10.6.6: Write a polar equation of a conic with the focus at the origin and ...
 10.6.7: Write a polar equation of a conic with the focus at the origin and ...
 10.6.8: Write a polar equation of a conic with the focus at the origin and ...
 10.6.9: (a) Find the eccentricity, (b) identify the conic, (c) give an equa...
 10.6.10: (a) Find the eccentricity, (b) identify the conic, (c) give an equa...
 10.6.11: (a) Find the eccentricity, (b) identify the conic, (c) give an equa...
 10.6.12: (a) Find the eccentricity, (b) identify the conic, (c) give an equa...
 10.6.13: (a) Find the eccentricity, (b) identify the conic, (c) give an equa...
 10.6.14: (a) Find the eccentricity, (b) identify the conic, (c) give an equa...
 10.6.15: (a) Find the eccentricity, (b) identify the conic, (c) give an equa...
 10.6.16: (a) Find the eccentricity, (b) identify the conic, (c) give an equa...
 10.6.17: (a) Find the eccentricity and directrix of the conic and graph the ...
 10.6.18: Graph the parabola and its directrix. Also graph the curve obtained...
 10.6.19: Graph the conics with , , , and on a common screen. How does the va...
 10.6.20: (a) Graph the conics for and various values of . How does the value...
 10.6.21: Show that a conic with focus at the origin, eccentricity , and dire...
 10.6.22: Show that a conic with focus at the origin, eccentricity , and dire...
 10.6.23: Show that a conic with focus at the origin, eccentricity , and dire...
 10.6.24: Show that the parabolas and intersect at right angles.
 10.6.25: (a) Show that the polar equation of an ellipse with directrix can b...
 10.6.26: (a) The planets move around the Sun in elliptical orbits with the S...
 10.6.27: The orbit of Halleys comet, last seen in 1986 and due to return in ...
 10.6.28: The HaleBopp comet, discovered in 1995, has an elliptical orbit wi...
 10.6.29: The planet Mercury travels in an elliptical orbit with eccentricity...
 10.6.30: The distance from the planet Pluto to the Sun is km at perihelion a...
 10.6.31: Using the data from Exercise 29, find the distance traveled by the ...
Solutions for Chapter 10.6: Conic Sections in Polar Coordinates
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Absolute maximum
A value ƒ(c) is an absolute maximum value of ƒ if ƒ(c) ? ƒ(x) for all x in the domain of ƒ.

Bounded above
A function is bounded above if there is a number B such that ƒ(x) ? B for all x in the domain of ƒ.

Branches
The two separate curves that make up a hyperbola

Characteristic polynomial of a square matrix A
det(xIn  A), where A is an n x n matrix

Derivative of ƒ at x a
ƒ'(a) = lim x:a ƒ(x)  ƒ(a) x  a provided the limit exists

Direction angle of a vector
The angle that the vector makes with the positive xaxis

Distance (in a coordinate plane)
The distance d(P, Q) between P(x, y) and Q(x, y) d(P, Q) = 2(x 1  x 2)2 + (y1  y2)2

Empty set
A set with no elements

Inverse of a matrix
The inverse of a square matrix A, if it exists, is a matrix B, such that AB = BA = I , where I is an identity matrix.

Length of an arrow
See Magnitude of an arrow.

Line graph
A graph of data in which consecutive data points are connected by line segments

Magnitude of a vector
The magnitude of <a, b> is 2a2 + b2. The magnitude of <a, b, c> is 2a2 + b2 + c2

NDER ƒ(a)
See Numerical derivative of ƒ at x = a.

Radian measure
The measure of an angle in radians, or, for a central angle, the ratio of the length of the intercepted arc tothe radius of the circle.

Right circular cone
The surface created when a line is rotated about a second line that intersects but is not perpendicular to the first line.

Right triangle
A triangle with a 90° angle.

Solution set of an inequality
The set of all solutions of an inequality

Square matrix
A matrix whose number of rows equals the number of columns.

Translation
See Horizontal translation, Vertical translation.

Yscl
The scale of the tick marks on the yaxis in a viewing window.