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badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Do you know the trigonometric identities? Sin and cosine?

Claire4christ
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1cosine =adjustment/hypotenuse right

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1349573615545:dw

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Not so fast. So we know that \(a=50\) degrees. \(\cos a=\frac BC\). \(C\) we know is \(90\). So yes, to solve for B, you would use \(B=90\cos a\).

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes. Multiply both sides by \(90\).

Claire4christ
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you multiply 50x90 right

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No, you multiply 90 by cos 50.

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[90\cdot\cos50\neq90\cdot50\]

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Do you know how to do \(90\times\cos50\)?

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No, \(\cos\) is an operation.

Claire4christ
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1im getting 4,500 for some reason

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Alright, do you know what an operation is? \(\sin x\) and \(\cos x\) are like machines into which you put a number \(x\) and retrieve a value. So do \(\cos50\) first.

Claire4christ
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1if i do 50 cos=0.9649

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\(50\cos\neq\cos50\).

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1It's not a multiplication.

Claire4christ
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i click on cos and than i put 50 so i got 50

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I have no idea what you're talking about. You sound confused. Do you know what \(\sin x\) is?

Claire4christ
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes on calculator

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No, even more importantly, \(\sin x\) is an operation performed on \(x\). You're used to operations like \(+,,\times,\div\), but \(\sin x\) is an operation like that. You can't just move the \(\sin\) around.

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@swissgirl @bahrom7893 I can't tell what the confusion here is. Help me!

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@nincompoop You are a better teacher.

swissgirl
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ok well on your calculator you should have this button called sin, cos and tan correct?

swissgirl
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1allrrighhttyy so on your calculator type 90*Cos(50) then press enter

swissgirl
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ohhhh u r on radians. You gotta set your calculator to degrees

Claire4christ
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1oh that's the problem

Claire4christ
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i dont know why im getting 4,500

Claire4christ
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what i did is 90xcos50

Claire4christ
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you don't multiply when its cos(50) right

swissgirl
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.190*50=4500 But we are typing 90*Cos(50) remember to include the Cos

Claire4christ
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ok i was using my iphone calculator that's why it wasnt working now im using internet cal and i got57.85

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ask @nincompoop ... I have a terrible headache.

Claire4christ
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The cosine of a 50° angle is ____

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@lgbasallote YOU.

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The second most powerful. Most powerful is undoubtedly CleverBot. :P

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Unfortunately, CleverBot is not programmed to give you right answers. Just data mine a lot.

Claire4christ
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ok who i should ask for help

badreferences
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ugh, I don't know how to help because it seems you aren't clear about what you're confused on.

Claire4christ
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i wasnt using the right calculator
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