# Ch 30: Polar Coordinates & Parameterizations: Lesson Plans

The Polar Coordinates and Parameterizations chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach the students in your classroom about the processes of evaluating parametric equations, graphing functions in polar coordinates and more. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

## Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Polar Coordinates and Parameterizations chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Graphing Functions in Polar Coordinates: Process and Examples;
Complex Numbers in Polar Form: Process and Examples
Changing from a Cartesian coordinate point to a polar coordinate point;
Formulas for calculating the power of complex numbers
Tuesday Evaluating Parametric Equations: Process and Examples;
Converting Between Parametric and Rectangular Forms
An outline of the required steps;
The processes for converting back and forth between the two forms
Wednesday Graphs of Parametric Equations The steps necessary for eliminating the parameter or finding different points
Thursday Parametric Equations in Applied Contexts Real-life applications for parametric equations
Friday Conic Sections in Polar and Parametric Forms The differences between parametric, polar and standard forms

7 Lessons in Chapter 30: Polar Coordinates & Parameterizations: Lesson Plans
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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