# How do you convert #(2, (11pi)/6)# from polar to cartesian coordinates?

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Aug 29, 2017

#### Explanation:

#x = r cos theta#

#y = r sin theta#

In this case,

#x = 2 cos ((11pi)/6) = 2 * sqrt3/2 = sqrt3#

#y = 2 sin ((11pi)/6) = 2 * -1/2 = -1#

The Cartesian coordinate is