# What are the polar coordinates of #(x-1)^2-(y+5)^2=-24#?

##### 1 Answer

Expand the squares, substitute

#### Explanation:

Given:

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Convert to polar coordinates.

Expand the squares:

Regroup by power:

Combine the constant terms:

Substitute

Lets move the factors of r outside the ():

There are two roots,

Solve for r:

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