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ERIC Number: EJ1124166
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Pages: 12
Abstractor: As Provided
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0020-739X
Tornado-Shaped Curves
Martínez, Sol Sáez; de la Rosa, Félix Martínez; Rojas, Sergio
International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology, v48 n2 p289-300 2017
In Advanced Calculus, our students wonder if it is possible to graphically represent a tornado by means of a three-dimensional curve. In this paper, we show it is possible by providing the parametric equations of such tornado-shaped curves.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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