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Mertsj
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0We know the tangent of some angle is sqrt3/3. What is that angle?

lyubas
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok thn wat? I dnt gt it

myininaya
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ok How about this? Look at arccos(radical 3/k) Label this part y or whatever. So we have \[y=\arccos(\frac{\sqrt{3}}{k})\] which means \[\cos(y)=\frac{\sqrt{3}}{k} \] Label a right triangle with the adjacent side of y being length sqrt(3) and label the hyp with the length k. Then find the opposite side of the angle y using the Pythagorean Theorem.

myininaya
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Then find tan(y) (which we also know as \[\tan(\arccos(\frac{\sqrt{3}}{k}))\])

myininaya
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1then compare that value with the other side of the equation.

myininaya
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you will have an algebraic equation.
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