given spherical and cylindarical coordinates, draw each one


by sinned4789
Tags: cartesian, conversion, coordinates, cylindarical, spherical
sinned4789
sinned4789 is offline
#1
Oct14-10, 01:55 AM
P: 7
1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
part 1) draw 3(R-hat) + 3(theta-hat) + 3(phi-hat)
part 2) draw 3(r-hat) + 3(theta-hat) + 3(z-hat)


2. Relevant equations



3. The attempt at a solution
aren't these the same thing? just 3 in each of the x, y, and z directions in cartesian coordinates.
Phys.Org News Partner Science news on Phys.org
Going nuts? Turkey looks to pistachios to heat new eco-city
Space-tested fluid flow concept advances infectious disease diagnoses
SpaceX launches supplies to space station (Update)
zhermes
zhermes is offline
#2
Oct14-10, 01:22 PM
P: 1,262
Absolutely not. Look up the wiki pages on spherical and cylindrical coordinates.


Register to reply

Related Discussions
Vector Spherical harmonics/spherical coordinates question General Physics 0
Triple Integral in Rectangular Coordinates Converting to Spherical Coordinates Calculus & Beyond Homework 2
Spherical Coordinates Calculus & Beyond Homework 1
Spherical coordinates Calculus & Beyond Homework 7
Spherical Coordinates to Rectangular Coordinates Advanced Physics Homework 7