Tractrix

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The Tractrix is the evolute of the catnary.

The Tractrix describes the path of a particle that begins at the tractrix's cusp and is pulled by a string of fixed length along the x-axis.

Expressions

Name Input
Equation of Catenary Derive Input Maple Input MathML Input Mathematica Input Maxima Input Mupad Input TI-Nspire Input text Input Image
Equation of Tractrix Derive Input Maple Input MathML Input Mathematica Input Maxima Input Mupad Input TI-Nspire Input text Input Image