# How do you convert #x^2+y^2 - 2y=0# into polar form?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 13, 2016

Make use of a few conversion formulas and simplify. See below.

#### Explanation:

Recall the following formulas, used for conversion between polar and rectangular coordinates:

#x^2+y^2=r^2# #rsintheta=y#

Now take a look at the equation:

Since

Also, because

We can add

And we can finish by dividing by