Example 3-5-6 - Maple Help



Chapter 3: Applications of Differentiation



Section 3.5: Curvature of a Plane Curve



Example 3.5.6



 Use the appropriate formula from Table 3.5.1 to determine the curvature of $y\left(x\right)={x}^{3/2},x\ge 0$, then obtain the curvature from first principles, that is, by calculating the rate at which the tangent turns as arc length increases.







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