Students grapple with the problem of finding the volume of two different folds of a traditional Levantine dessert using either geometry or calculus.
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Transferring fundamental concepts across contexts is difficult, even when deep similarities exist. This article leverages Desmos-enhanced visualizations to unify conceptual understanding of the behavior of sinusoidal function graphs through envelope curve analogies across Cartesian and polar coordinate systems.