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Analytic geometry creates a connection between graphs and equations. For example, the linear function f(x) = x2 – 2 (an equation) can also be represented by a graph:
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Euclidean Geometry is based solely on geometric axioms without formulas or co-ordinates; Analytic geometry is the “marriage” of algebra and geometry with axes and co-ordinates [1].


Calculus and Analytic Geometry

Calculus and analytic geometry have become so intertwined, it’s rare nowadays to find a course in pure “Analytic Geometry”. It’s more common to take a course in Calculus and Analytic Geometry, which blends the principles of basic analytic geometry with concepts like functions, limits, continuity, derivatives, antiderivatives, and definite integrals.

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[1] Analytic Geometry and Calculus. Retrieved May 3, 2021 from: math.uci.edu/~ndonalds/math184/analytic.pdf

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