# Rectangular to Polar Calculator

**, each point on a plane is determined by a distance and an angle. It is represented as $(r,\theta )$ where "**

In polar coordinate system

In polar coordinate system

**" represents the length from the point to the origin and $\theta$ represents the angle that makes with the horizontal axis. In the polar system, the origin is called as pole and a ray from pole is called the polar axis.**

*r***In rectangular coordinate system**, each point in a plane is determined by a pair of coordinates. It is represented as

*where "*

**(x, y)***" represents horizontal distances from origin and "*

**x***" represents vertical distances from the origin.*

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