Space Shuttle's Heat Shield Problem
Students participate in a role-play activity to determine how to replace heat shields on the space shuttle using polar coordinates.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 12 Downloads
Trigonometric Form of Complex Numbers
This lesson is written from the perspective of a student teacher. A step by step lesson in which the class works on the trigonometric form of complex numbers. They convert between trigonometric and complex forms. They will also practice...
11th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Unit 8 Review Packet: Polar Coordinates, Polar Graphs, and Vectors
Tying together an introductory unit on polar coordinates, graphs, and vectors is often a daunting task. So many nuanced math skills develop through these lessons that making sure an assessment hits them is difficult, to say the least....
10th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
Complex Numbers in Polar Form; DeMoivre’s Theorem
The iconic links between trig functions and complex numbers are introduced in a lesson on the basic properties of complex numbers in polar form. Quickly progressing through the polarization of complex coordinates, a bulk of the worksheet...
10th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable