# Questions tagged [coordinate-systems]

This tag involves questions on various coordinate systems. The usual Cartesian coordinate system can be quite difficult to use in certain situations. Some of the most common situations when Cartesian coordinates are difficult to employ involve those in which circular, cylindrical, or spherical symmetry is present. For these situations it is often more convenient to use a different coordinate system.

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### Why it is easier to draw on some grids?

I would like to know is there any way to prove that drawing in a grid on the left would be more precise than in a grid on the right. For me, that make sense since we have more points on the left. But, ...
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### Equation of a hyperplane in n- dimensions.

I know that the equation of a hyperplane in n-dimensions is given by: $$w^Tx+w_0=0$$ Where $w$ is a vector that is perpendicular to the surface of the hyperplane and $w_0$ is a constant. I also know ...
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### Real world coordinate tracking problem between positive/negative infinity.

I am an engineer working on a steering system with many wheels. In order to steer correctly, the wheels must all be oriented perpendicular to a single point. So if the wheels were in a tight turn, ...
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