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 2 years ago
How can the cotangent of an angle in a right triangle be calculated?
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by dividing the adjacent side by the hypotenuse
by dividing the adjacent side by the opposite side
by dividing the hypotenuse by the opposite side
by dividing the hypotenuse by the adjacent side
 2 years ago
How can the cotangent of an angle in a right triangle be calculated? Answer by dividing the adjacent side by the hypotenuse by dividing the adjacent side by the opposite side by dividing the hypotenuse by the opposite side by dividing the hypotenuse by the adjacent side

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jaersyn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2cotx = cosx/sinx cosx is adjacent / hypot. sinx is opposite / hypot. therefore cotx = (adj/hyp) / (opp/hyp) hypotenuses cancel and you get adj/opp

furan143
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0cotangent of a right triangle is defined to be the ratio o adjacent side & opposite side

campbell_st
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0find tan of the angle the find the reciprocal
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