# Lesson: Polar Equation of a Conic

In this lesson, we will learn how to determine the type of a conic section (ellipse, parabola, or hyperbola) and write polar equations of conics given the eccentricity and some other characteristic.

In this lesson, we will learn how to determine the type of a conic section (ellipse, parabola, or hyperbola) and write polar equations of conics given the eccentricity and some other characteristic.