 12.5.1: In Exercises 16, sketch the plane curve and find its length over th...
 12.5.2: In Exercises 16, sketch the plane curve and find its length over th...
 12.5.3: In Exercises 16, sketch the plane curve and find its length over th...
 12.5.4: In Exercises 16, sketch the plane curve and find its length over th...
 12.5.5: In Exercises 16, sketch the plane curve and find its length over th...
 12.5.6: In Exercises 16, sketch the plane curve and find its length over th...
 12.5.7: Projectile Motion A baseball is hit 3 feet above the ground at 100 ...
 12.5.8: Projectile Motion An object is launched from ground level. Determin...
 12.5.9: In Exercises 914, sketch the space curve and find its length over t...
 12.5.10: In Exercises 914, sketch the space curve and find its length over t...
 12.5.11: In Exercises 914, sketch the space curve and find its length over t...
 12.5.12: In Exercises 914, sketch the space curve and find its length over t...
 12.5.13: In Exercises 914, sketch the space curve and find its length over t...
 12.5.14: In Exercises 914, sketch the space curve and find its length over t...
 12.5.15: In Exercises 15 and 16, use the integration capabilities of a graph...
 12.5.16: In Exercises 15 and 16, use the integration capabilities of a graph...
 12.5.17: Investigation Consider the graph of the vectorvalued function on t...
 12.5.18: Investigation Repeat Exercise 17 for the vectorvalued
 12.5.19: Investigation Consider the helix represented by the vectorvalued fu...
 12.5.20: Investigation Repeat Exercise 19 for the curve represented by the v...
 12.5.21: In Exercises 2124, find the curvature of the curve, where s is the ...
 12.5.22: In Exercises 2124, find the curvature of the curve, where s is the ...
 12.5.23: In Exercises 2124, find the curvature of the curve, where s is the ...
 12.5.24: In Exercises 2124, find the curvature of the curve, where s is the ...
 12.5.25: In Exercises 2530, find the curvature of the plane curve at the giv...
 12.5.26: In Exercises 2530, find the curvature of the plane curve at the giv...
 12.5.27: In Exercises 2530, find the curvature of the plane curve at the giv...
 12.5.28: In Exercises 2530, find the curvature of the plane curve at the giv...
 12.5.29: In Exercises 2530, find the curvature of the plane curve at the giv...
 12.5.30: In Exercises 2530, find the curvature of the plane curve at the giv...
 12.5.31: In Exercises 3140, find the curvature of the curvert 4 cos 2t i 4 s...
 12.5.32: In Exercises 3140, find the curvature of the curve
 12.5.33: In Exercises 3140, find the curvature of the curvert a cos ti a sin...
 12.5.34: In Exercises 3140, find the curvature of the curve
 12.5.35: In Exercises 3140, find the curvature of the curve
 12.5.36: In Exercises 3140, find the curvature of the curve
 12.5.37: In Exercises 3140, find the curvature of the curve
 12.5.38: In Exercises 3140, find the curvature of the curvert 2t2 i tj12t2krt
 12.5.39: In Exercises 3140, find the curvature of the curvert 4t i 3 cos t j...
 12.5.40: In Exercises 3140, find the curvature of the curvert et cos t i et ...
 12.5.41: In Exercises 4146, find the curvature and radius of curvature of th...
 12.5.42: In Exercises 4146, find the curvature and radius of curvature of th...
 12.5.43: In Exercises 4146, find the curvature and radius of curvature of th...
 12.5.44: In Exercises 4146, find the curvature and radius of curvature of th...
 12.5.45: In Exercises 4146, find the curvature and radius of curvature of th...
 12.5.46: In Exercises 4146, find the curvature and radius of curvature of th...
 12.5.47: Writing In Exercises 47 and 48, two circles of curvature to the gra...
 12.5.48: Writing In Exercises 47 and 48, two circles of curvature to the gra...
 12.5.49: In Exercises 4952, use a graphing utility to graph the function. In...
 12.5.50: In Exercises 4952, use a graphing utility to graph the function. In...
 12.5.51: In Exercises 4952, use a graphing utility to graph the function. In...
 12.5.52: In Exercises 4952, use a graphing utility to graph the function. In...
 12.5.53: Evolute An evolute is the curve formed by the set of centers of cur...
 12.5.54: Evolute An evolute is the curve formed by the set of centers of cur...
 12.5.55: In Exercises 5560, (a) find the point on the curve at which the cur...
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 12.5.60: In Exercises 5560, (a) find the point on the curve at which the cur...
 12.5.61: In Exercises 6164, find all points on the graph of the function suc...
 12.5.62: In Exercises 6164, find all points on the graph of the function suc...
 12.5.63: In Exercises 6164, find all points on the graph of the function suc...
 12.5.64: In Exercises 6164, find all points on the graph of the function suc...
 12.5.65: Describe the graph of a vectorvalued function for which the curvat...
 12.5.66: Given a twicedifferentiable function , determine its curvature at ...
 12.5.67: Show that the curvature is greatest at the endpoints of the major a...
 12.5.68: Investigation Find all and such that the two curves given by and in...
 12.5.69: Investigation Consider the function (a) Use a computer algebra syst...
 12.5.70: Investigation The surface of a goblet is formed by revolving the gr...
 12.5.71: A sphere of radius 4 is dropped into the paraboloid given by (a) Ho...
 12.5.72: Speed The smaller the curvature in a bend of a road, the faster a c...
 12.5.73: Let C be a curve given by Let be the curvature at the point and let...
 12.5.74: Use the result of Exercise 73 to find the center of curvature for t...
 12.5.75: A curve C is given by the polar equation Show that the curvature K ...
 12.5.76: Use the result of Exercise 75 to find the curvature of each polar c...
 12.5.77: Given the polar curve find the curvature and determine the limit
 12.5.78: Show that the formula for the curvature of a polar curve given in E...
 12.5.79: In Exercises 79 and 80, use the result of Exercise 78 to find the c...
 12.5.80: In Exercises 79 and 80, use the result of Exercise 78 to find the c...
 12.5.81: For a smooth curve given by the parametric equations and prove that...
 12.5.82: Use the result of Exercise 81 to find the curvature of the curve re...
 12.5.83: Use the result of Exercise 81 to find the curvature of the cycloid ...
 12.5.84: Use Theorem 12.10 to find and for each curve given by the vectorva...
 12.5.85: Frictional Force A 5500pound vehicle is driven at a speed of 30 mi...
 12.5.86: Frictional Force A 6400pound vehicle is driven at a speed of 35 mi...
 12.5.87: Verify that the curvature at any point on the graph of y cosh x is y2
 12.5.88: Use the definition of curvature in space K Ts rs,
 12.5.89: True or False? In Exercises 8992, determine whether the statement i...
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 12.5.92: True or False? In Exercises 8992, determine whether the statement i...
 12.5.93: Keplers Laws In Exercises 93100, you are asked to verify Keplers La...
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Solutions for Chapter 12.5: Arc Length and Curvature
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Acute triangle
A triangle in which all angles measure less than 90°

Continuous at x = a
lim x:a x a ƒ(x) = ƒ(a)

Coordinate plane
See Cartesian coordinate system.

Descriptive statistics
The gathering and processing of numerical information

Hypotenuse
Side opposite the right angle in a right triangle.

Minor axis
The perpendicular bisector of the major axis of an ellipse with endpoints on the ellipse.

Objective function
See Linear programming problem.

Ordered set
A set is ordered if it is possible to compare any two elements and say that one element is “less than” or “greater than” the other.

Outliers
Data items more than 1.5 times the IQR below the first quartile or above the third quartile.

Product rule of logarithms
ogb 1RS2 = logb R + logb S, R > 0, S > 0,

Resolving a vector
Finding the horizontal and vertical components of a vector.

Root of a number
See Principal nth root.

Second
Angle measure equal to 1/60 of a minute.

Sequence
See Finite sequence, Infinite sequence.

Standard form of a polynomial function
ƒ(x) = an x n + an1x n1 + Á + a1x + a0

Summation notation
The series a nk=1ak, where n is a natural number ( or ?) is in summation notation and is read "the sum of ak from k = 1 to n(or infinity).” k is the index of summation, and ak is the kth term of the series

Tangent
The function y = tan x

Vector
An ordered pair <a, b> of real numbers in the plane, or an ordered triple <a, b, c> of real numbers in space. A vector has both magnitude and direction.

Wrapping function
The function that associates points on the unit circle with points on the real number line

xyplane
The points x, y, 0 in Cartesian space.