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highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
3. a. What is m<Y to the nearest degree?
b. Reasoning Suppose you know the lengths
of all three sides of a right triangle. Does it
matter which trigonometric ratio you use to
find the measure of any of the three angles? Explain.
highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
3. a. What is m<Y to the nearest degree? b. Reasoning Suppose you know the lengths of all three sides of a right triangle. Does it matter which trigonometric ratio you use to find the measure of any of the three angles? Explain.

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saifoo.khan
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Use trig ratios to solve a.

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\tan^{1}(y)=\frac{ 100 }{ 41 }\]

saifoo.khan
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It seems right to me.

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now how do i do that ^^ i get NaN when i put it into calculators

saifoo.khan
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Which calc do you have?

saifoo.khan
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You made a mistake.

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0http://www.rapidtables.com/calc/math/Tan_Calculator.htm thats the calc i used

saifoo.khan
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1375998733252:dw

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so do i use tan 100/41 or tan ^1(100/41)

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0using both i got NaN

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im still new to this so im horrible at it

saifoo.khan
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Write 100/41 in the first box then click 'atan'.

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01.18169909573962

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but how can <y=1.2

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0_ i gotta remember to click degrees

phi
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1that is too far off... atan(100/41)= ? deg

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0omg one sec laptop being stupid

phi
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I blame it on the loose nut behind the space bar

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\approx68\]

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@phi very funny you are

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@ phi it says to the nearest degree = rounding so \[\approx68\]

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so for part b i think that it does matter which function you use, but im not entirely sure why

phi
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1it should not matter, unless two of the legs are given with more precision than the 3rd side.

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what do you mean with more precision than the third

phi
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1if one side was sqrt(3), but they round it to 1.7, that would not be the best leg to use.... but I think you can use any of the trig functions if you know all 3 sides

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@saifoo.khan &@phi thanks for the help

phi
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Part (b) is a strange question Does it matter which trigonometric ratio you use to find the measure of any of the three angles? one of the 3 angles is a 90 degree angle, and you would not use trig to find it.

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i saw that too but

highschoolmom2010
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i wasnt sure on that part of it
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