Cartesian coordinate system

(redirected from Coordinate plane)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
  • noun

Words related to Cartesian coordinate system

a coordinate system for which the coordinates of a point are its distances from a set perpendicular lines that intersect at the origin of the system

References in periodicals archive ?
Coverage includes the coordinate plane, equations and graphs, linear functions and quadratic functions, arithmetic combinations of functions, inverse functions, algebraic and polynomial functions, and trigonometric functions.
Virtual Camp Math course topics covered with Gizmos will include fractions, similarity and transformation, ratio and proportions, graphing in the coordinate plane, polynomials and probability.
Math course topics will include fractions, similarity and transformation, ratio and proportions, graphing in the coordinate plane, polynomials and probability; science camp topics include ecosystems, matter and energy, living things and heredity, and the solar system, galaxy and universe.
In "Soak Your Sibling" players are pitted against virtual siblings in an arcade-style water balloon face-off set on a coordinate plane.