## bccalcclassact5bparametric

Name:________________________ Date:________________________ AP Calculus BC Class Activity 5b: Parametric Equations and Calculus Find the derivative for the following parametric equations: x = t2 + 1 and y = 2t3 ? t2 x = 3 sin t and y = 4cos t ? 1 Find the second derivative for the following parametric equations: x = t2and y = t2 + 6t + 5 x = ln t and y = t2 + t A curve C is defined by the parametric equations x = t2 + t ? 1 and y = . Find in terms of t. Find an equation of the tangent line to C through the point where t = 2. A curve C is defined by parametric equations x = t2 ? t + 1 and y = t3 ? 3t. Find all points where the tangent line is horizontal. Find all points of vertical tangency.