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 2 years ago
Find the value of x. Round to the nearest tenth. The diagram is not drawn to scale.
 2 years ago
Find the value of x. Round to the nearest tenth. The diagram is not drawn to scale.

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ParthKohli
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Hello Nikko, can you use trig?

ParthKohli
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Hmm... Trigonometry?

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i thought i could figure this out using pythagoras theorem but i cant and now im stuck (i have problems remembering things)

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4What is the definition of the cosine of an angle?

ParthKohli
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Hmm, I think you need to look up something on trigonometric ratios.

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i want to know how to do it but i study and study and never remember anything helpful :( the doctor said that i have depression and it makes me block out things

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4My mother always said that if I would get to work, my depression would disappear.

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4You can easily look up the definition of cosine.

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0give me a moment, internets slow today

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Mertsj all i found was something called soh cah toa and i dont know how it helps me at all

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4cosine Noun The trigonometric function that is equal to the ratio of the side adjacent to an acute angle (in a rightangled triangle) to the hypotenuse.

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well i didnt know you wanted me to find that :(

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4That is the definition of cosine

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4So now, apply it to your triangle.

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i knew that but how do i use cosine to solve this triangle

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4What is the acute angle that you know?

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4What is the side adjacent to that angle?

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4That was pretty easy, wasn't it?

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thank you so much :D the only problem is that this is what happens EVERY time i have an advanced math problem is that i have to relearn it every time

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4The key is practice. You don't have to relearn your name every day do you? That's because you have been over it and over it until now you know it automatically and will never forget it.

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well, my mom sent me to remedial math classes and they made me repeat over and over and it didnt work :( i started not learning things around 11 or so and the remedial class gave up on me and suggested a special education and pills for depression anxiety. what is special education

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4It is classes for people with learning disabilities. If I were you, I would take charge of my own self and start learning what you are supposed to learn and quit listening to all these people who are telling you that you need medicine and are depressed and all that phsycobabble.

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0medicine didnt work, i try learning what im supposed to i study for at least 4 hours at a time

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Well you can obviously learn because you know how to write sentences and spell words. So don't give up on yourself and don't let others define who you are.

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4And quit studying for 4 hours at a time without a break.

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i dont know because my doctor said that i "stopped" learning when i was 11 how does a person stop learning

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then how do i study the right way

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i cant really say how old i am lets say around 1921

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Have you learned anything in the last 10 years?

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well all i "learned" is what i have to deal with all the time im forgetful and feel stupid and i always am sad about nothing

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0your right i DID learn to drive a car o_ but i learned to drive a car when i was little (on our driveway and my father told me the road signs and things) weird..

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4No one learns to drive in a driveway. You have to drive on a road to learn to drive.

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well i dont know then :( the doctors cant figure out whats wrong i hate the doctors, we stopped going years ago.

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4There's nothing wrong. Get that out of your head and get on with your life.

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well how do i learn school things, im still in hs :(

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i try to get on with my life but its so hard. is there something i can do to help this? i tried every remedial class in the book but i am stuck relearning things over and over

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4By doing all the stuff your teachers assign and more if that's what it takes to master the material. Quit focusing on learning every little thing and start trying to master the material. If you want to play the piano, it's not enough just to learn the notes. You have to master the music. Take that approach to your studies. And yes, life is hard. It was not advertised as easy.

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i can play the piano, i can't learn geometry and algebra. i tried tutors and books and the internet and i hardly get anything out of it ever. i only learn a little bit of anything and then nothing else its like my brain is full of nothing

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Stop telling yourself that it is hopeless. Sounds like you're trying to make it a self fulfilling prophecy. Quit feeding yourself all those negative thoughts. Find Jesus. He will help you.

 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I would but theres a reason i cant do that _

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4There is NO reason you can't do that. Seek and you shall find.
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