  # How to convert a rectangular equation to a polar equation

How to convert equations from Rectangular form to Polar form using trigonometric identities.Support: https://www.patreon.com/ProfessorLeonard   ## 8.3: Polar Coordinates

The relationships between the rectangualr (x,y) and polar (R,t) coordinates of a points are given by R 2 = x 2 + y 2 y = R sin t x = R cos t Problems on Converting Rectangualar Equations to polar
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## Transforming Equations between Polar and Rectangular Forms

r = x 2 + y 2 θ = y x Let's convert between rectangular and polar equations in some examples: Example 1: Convert the rectangular equations to polar form: a) x 2 + y 2 = 16 b) x = 6 Example

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