 10.9.1: The locus of a point in the plane that moves such that its distance...
 10.9.2: The constant ratio is the ________ of the conic and is denoted by _...
 10.9.3: An equation of the form has a ________ directrix to the ________ of...
 10.9.4: Match the conic with its eccentricity. (a) (b) (c) (i) parabola (ii...
 10.9.5: r 2e 1 e cos e
 10.9.6: r 2e 1 e cos r
 10.9.7: r 2e 1 e sin r
 10.9.8: r 2e 1 e sin r
 10.9.9: r 4 1 cos 2
 10.9.10: r 3 2 cos r
 10.9.11: r 3 1 2 sin r
 10.9.12: r 3 2 cos r
 10.9.13: r 4 1 sin r
 10.9.14: r 4 1 3 sin r
 10.9.15: r 3 1 cos r
 10.9.16: r 7 1 sin r
 10.9.17: r 5 1 sin r
 10.9.18: r 6 1 cos r
 10.9.19: r 2 2 cos r
 10.9.20: r 4 4 sin r
 10.9.21: r 6 2 sin r
 10.9.22: r 9 3 2 cos r
 10.9.23: r 3 2 4 sin r
 10.9.24: r 5 1 2 cos r
 10.9.25: r 3 2 6 cos r
 10.9.26: r 3 2 6 sin r
 10.9.27: r 1 1 sin r
 10.9.28: r 5 2 4 sin r
 10.9.29: r 3 4 2 cos r
 10.9.30: r 4 1 2 cos r
 10.9.31: r 4 3 cos r
 10.9.32: r 2 2 3 sin r
 10.9.33: r 14 14 17 sin r
 10.9.34: r 12 2 cos r
 10.9.35: r 3 1 cos 4 A
 10.9.36: r 4 4 sin 3 r
 10.9.37: r 6 2 sin 6 r
 10.9.38: r 5 1 2 cos 23 r
 10.9.39: Parabola
 10.9.40: Parabola
 10.9.41: Ellipse
 10.9.42: Ellipse
 10.9.43: Hyperbola
 10.9.44: Hyperbola
 10.9.45: Parabola
 10.9.46: Parabola
 10.9.47: Parabola
 10.9.48: Parabola
 10.9.49: Ellipse
 10.9.50: Ellipse
 10.9.51: Ellipse
 10.9.52: Hyperbola
 10.9.53: Hyperbola
 10.9.54: Hyperbola
 10.9.55: Planetary Motion The planets travel in elliptical orbits with the s...
 10.9.56: Planetary Motion Use the result of Exercise 55 to show that the min...
 10.9.57: Earth
 10.9.58: Saturn
 10.9.59: Venus
 10.9.60: Mercury
 10.9.61: Mars
 10.9.62: Jupiter
 10.9.63: Astronomy The comet HaleBopp has an elliptical orbit with an eccen...
 10.9.64: Satellite Orbit A satellite in a 100milehigh circular orbit aroun...
 10.9.65: For values of and the graphs of the following equations are the same.
 10.9.66: The graph of has a horizontal directrix above the pole.
 10.9.67: The conic represented by the following equation is an ellipse.
 10.9.68: The conic represented by the following equation is a parabola.
 10.9.69: Writing Explain how the graph of each conic differs from the graph ...
 10.9.70: HOW DO YOU SEE IT? The graph of is shown for different values of De...
 10.9.71: Verifying a Polar Equation Show that the polar equation of the ellipse
 10.9.72: Verifying a Polar Equation Show that the polar equation of the hype...
 10.9.73: x 2 169 y 2 144 1
 10.9.74: x 2 25 y 2 16 1 x
 10.9.75: x 2 9 y 2 16 1 x
 10.9.76: x 2 36 y 2 4 1 x
 10.9.77: Hyperbola One focus:
 10.9.78: Ellipse One focus:
 10.9.79: Reasoning Consider the polar equation (a) Identify the conic withou...
 10.9.80: Reasoning The equation is the equation of an ellipse with What happ...
Solutions for Chapter 10.9: Polar Equations of Conics
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Anchor
See Mathematical induction.

Angle of depression
The acute angle formed by the line of sight (downward) and the horizontal

Chord of a conic
A line segment with endpoints on the conic

Equally likely outcomes
Outcomes of an experiment that have the same probability of occurring.

Leading coefficient
See Polynomial function in x

Major axis
The line segment through the foci of an ellipse with endpoints on the ellipse

Mapping
A function viewed as a mapping of the elements of the domain onto the elements of the range

Nautical mile
Length of 1 minute of arc along the Earth’s equator.

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.

Quadric surface
The graph in three dimensions of a seconddegree equation in three variables.

Quotient of functions
a ƒ g b(x) = ƒ(x) g(x) , g(x) ? 0

Radicand
See Radical.

Real part of a complex number
See Complex number.

Reflexive property of equality
a = a

Secant
The function y = sec x.

Slant line
A line that is neither horizontal nor vertical

Sum of an infinite series
See Convergence of a series

Tree diagram
A visualization of the Multiplication Principle of Probability.

Window dimensions
The restrictions on x and y that specify a viewing window. See Viewing window.

Ymin
The yvalue of the bottom of the viewing window.