# How do you graph #r=8cos(theta)-2sin(theta)#?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 27, 2018

See graph and explanation.

#### Explanation:

Convert

#x^2 + y^2 - 8 x +2 y = 0, using

The Socratic graph of this circle,

with center at

is immediate.

graph{(x^2+y^2-8x+2y)((x-4)^2+(y+1)^2-0.04)=0[-1 23 -6 6] }