May07

## Coordinates: What They Are Used for and Some Examples with Smartick

Cartesian coordinates are numbers that indicate the position of a point in a given space. In this case a two-dimensional space, a plane. René Descartes was the first mathematician to formally make use of them, which is where the name “Cartesian” comes from. How do Cartesian coordinates work? If we want to indicate something on a plane, […]

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