Single Variable Calculus
4. Techniques of Integration
Part C: Parametric Equations and Polar Coordinates
Session 83: Polar Coordinates, Continued
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This session describes how to use polar coordinates to find areas. In polar coordinates the basic unit of area is not rectangular; it is a portion of a circle.
» Clip 1: Polar Coordinates and Area (00:06:00)
» Accompanying Notes (PDF)
From Lecture 33 of 18.01 Single Variable Calculus, Fall 2006
Clip 1: Polar Coordinates and Area
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» Clip 2: Area of an Off-Center Circle (00:08:00)
Clip 2: Area of an Off-Center Circle
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