suppose u have an ellipse and u put a rope around it and at distance h from the original ellipse. Any point from the ellipse to the rope wrap around the ellipse is = to distance h. what is the rope's parametric equation? What shape is this rope in?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# What is the rope's parametric equation?

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