Interactive Polar to Cartesian
This interactive demonstrates how the polar coordinate system and the cartesian coordinate system describe the same point in space. Polar describes a points as a radius and angle: P = (radius, angle). Cartesian describes points as a X and Y component: P = (x, y). Click and drag either point to change the current point for both systems. Toggle degrees to change between radians and degrees. Toggle gridlines to show the layout of each space.