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Appendix K.2 - Slopes and Tangents to Parametric Curves

Section Details:
  • Calculating the slopes of tangent lines to a parametric curve
  • Finding tangent lines to parametric curves
  • Determining when the tangent line to a parametric curve is vertical or horizontal

Derivatives and Applications: MATH 171 Problems 7 & 8

Calculating slopes of tangent lines to parametric curves

Derivatives and Applications: MATH 151 Problems 9-15

Tangent lines to parametric equations and related rates examples