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Tool: Paramertic Surfaces in Rectangular Coordinates
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Go to: http://www.flashandmath.com/mathlets/multicalc/paramrec/ (opens a new window)
Description: We present two versions of a 3D grapher that graphs a parametric surface defined in rectangular coordinates. The user enters parametric formulas for the x, y, and z coordinates and the applet draws the corresponding surface in 3D. The surface can be rotated in real time by the user with the mouse and its opacity can be changed. The second version of the grapher is much older and slower as it is written in AS1, but it has a few practice problems that might be of interest.
Technology Type: Flash 
Author: Barbara Kaskosz and Doug Ensley
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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