Complex Numbers - Polar form - IB math HL

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Complex Numbers - Polar form - IB math HL

Postby Brynlee » Tue Jan 21, 2014 6:59 pm

Convert from Cartesian form to polar form- Complex numbers - IB Mathematics HL

How can we express the complex number in polar form?


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Re: Complex Numbers - Polar form - IB math HL

Postby miranda » Tue Jan 21, 2014 7:01 pm

Cartesian form to polar form- Complex numbers - IB Maths HL

In this case the argument of the complex number is



and the modulus equals to



So the complex number can be written in polar form as following




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Re: Complex Numbers - Polar form - IB math HL

Postby Brynlee » Tue Jan 21, 2014 7:01 pm

Thank you!!
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