# [Not Homework!] Polar Equation Problem Involved Tangents

Not homework, just trying to learn how to solve this problem for an exam.

## Homework Statement

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## Homework Equations

$\int_{a}^{b} \sqrt { (\frac{dr}{dθ})^2 + r^2 }\, dθ$

## The Attempt at a Solution

Had much difficulty, could not even derive the original derivative function for this problem.

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