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Rectangular-to-Polar Folding Fans

by Dan Pritikin (Miami University, Ohio)

This article originally appeared in:
College Mathematics Journal
September, 1995

Subject classification(s): Calculus | Geometry and Topology | Analytic Geometry | Polar Coordinates
Applicable Course(s): 2.2 Trigonometry | 3.1 Mainstream Calculus I

Links polar and Cartesian graphs through a sort of origami


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