Ch 5: CSET Math: Geometric Description & Polar Coordinates

About This Chapter

Check out this chapter for a review of geometric descriptions, polar coordinates, and their applications in solving math problems. The graphics-aided text and video lessons and multiple-choice quizzes will help prepare you to solve similar problems on the CSET Math Subtest II exam.

CSET Math: Geometric Description & Polar Coordinates - Chapter Summary

The engaging lessons in this chapter will review the formulas for different conic sections and explain how they plot on rectangular coordinates. They also cover the concept of polar coordinates, why they are important and how they can be applied. They are designed to refresh your understanding of these concepts and to help you practice before taking the CSET Math Subtest II exam. By the end of this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Identify different conic sections from their respective formulas
  • Define and use polar coordinates
  • Describe how to change from rectangular to polar coordinates and vice versa
  • Understand how to use geometry to simplify and solve complex math problems

The lessons will cover each of these topics in simple and understandable ways. Our math experts have also included multiple-choice quizzes and a chapter practice test to offer you a chance to test your knowledge and provide a glimpse at the types of questions on conic section and polar coordinates you could see on the CSET Math Subtest II exam At any point, if you have any questions, feel free to reach out to our group of experts.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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