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anonymous
 4 years ago
What does tan^2(theta) mean?
anonymous
 4 years ago
What does tan^2(theta) mean?

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0If\[\tan \theta = 1/3\] what is theta

hartnn
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2what exactly u wanna know about tan^2 theta ?? \(\tan \theta =1/3 \implies \theta =arctan(1/3)\) use calculator.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0tan theta means opposite/adjacent. So what does tan^2 theta mean? Square of opp/adj ?

hartnn
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2yeas, tan^2 theta is just square of tan theta \(\large \tan^2 \theta = (\frac{opposite}{adjacent})^2\)

abb0t
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Remember: SOH: \[\sin = \frac{ opposite }{ hypotenuse }\] CAH \[\cos = \frac{ adjacent }{ hypotenuse }\] TOA \[\tan = \frac{ opposite }{ adjacent }\]

Kainui
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\tan^2(\theta)=(\tan \theta)^2\]

Kainui
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The reason we do this is because generally you don't write parenthesis, so it allows you to quickly and easily distinguish between the slightly ambiguous notation. \[\tan \theta^2\] and\[\tan^2 \theta\]

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if tan^2 = (opp/adj)^2 what does 2 tan mean?
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