A.) Eliminate the parameter to find a Cartesian equation of the curve
b.) Sketch the curve and indicate with an arrow the direction in which the cuve is traced as the parameter increases
x= 4 cos t, y= 5 sin t,
-pi/2 (</=) t (</=) pi/2.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com September 23, 2018, 5:09 am ad1c9bdddf - https://brainmass.com/math/curves/eliminating-the-parameter-and-sketching-a-curve-72187
Parametric equations, eliminating the parameter and sketching a curve are investigated and discussed. The solution is detailed and well presented.