# How do you write an equation for a rose with 3 petals?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 8, 2017

In the parametric form,

#### Explanation:

The general equation to an n-petal rose is

The inserted graphs are for

The equations for graphing are in cartesian form.

graph{(x^2+y^2)^2-3x(x^2+y^2)+4x^3=0 [-2.5, 2.5, -1.25, 1.25]}

graph{(x^2+y^2)^2+y(x^2+y^2)-4x^2y=0 [-2.5, 2.5, -1.25, 1.25]}