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Polar Coordinates : Circles and Integrals

There are three problems in one question.

a) in polar coordinates, write equations for the line x=1 and the circle of radius 2 centered at the origin
b) write an integral in polar coordinates representing the area of the region to the right of x=1 and inside the circle
c) evaluate the integral

Solution Summary

Polar coordinates, circles and integrals are investigated. The solution is detailed and well presented.