I am looking to find the equation of a helix, now I know that a double helix is given in terms of 3 parametric equations(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

x=acost, y=asint, z=bt

I just would like to know the answers to 2 of my own questions.

a) What is the resulting equation for the double helix,

b) what are the parametric equations.

I have totally forgotten about parametric equations lol.

Also this is not homework of any kind, just for my own reference.

Thanks for any help it is appreciated

newo

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# Equation of a helix

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