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frx

  • 2 years ago

I'm at the moment studying complex numbers and having some troubles converting polar form to a+bi form. The problem is that I can't find the numerical representation of ex. sin 2pi/3 which is sqrt(3)/2. Is there any general way to figure this out or do I have to memorize the most common ones and hope I don't need more on future tests?

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  1. frx
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    @TuringTest

  2. TuringTest
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    you want a way to know that \(\sin\frac{2\pi}3=\frac{\sqrt3}2\) aside from memorization?

  3. frx
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    Exactly

  4. TuringTest
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    there really isn't a good one, no. You just have to memorize the special values unfortunately...

  5. frx
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    Ok, that was all i wanted to know, thank you! :)

  6. TuringTest
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    welcome!

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