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Find the values of the six trigonometric functions of theta: cos θ = 35/37 constraint: tan θ < 0
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Find the values of the six trigonometric functions of theta: cos θ = 35/37 constraint: tan θ < 0
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dw:1401422933563:dw
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
six trignometric functions?
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yes. sin, tan, sec, cos, cot, csc
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok plug into calculator using the inverse buton
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
to find all six? Can you baby it down for me haha
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so first look at your triangle its 35 in x and 37 in y
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so enter 35/37 in your calculator, and then do cos1 (35/37)
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thats a button on your calculator cos inverse
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
do the same for sin and tan
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
cos=2.811295299?
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
make sure you are using degree mode
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok it is now cos=161.0753556
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
that answer is in radians which is fine too if your teacher wants that
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
alright thats one, now do the rest
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
remember that 1/sin= csc 1/cos=sec 1/tan=cot
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by the way that is not the only solution,
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ya it usually accepts fractions.
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dw:1401423483117:dw
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
it found that angle, but if your teacher is particular on you to only find tht last angle on the bottom
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So i just plugged in 37/\[\sqrt{2594}\]
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
is it in quadrant 2 not 4?
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i dont know its your choice what do you want??
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well the cos is positive and the tan is negative. so wont that be quad 4?
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ok now what would the hypotenus equal?
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
do Pythagorean thm
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dw:1401423730828:dw
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i get square root of 2594
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is that right? I might be doing my calcs wrong
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
looks about right
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dw:1401423880441:dw
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so would sin of theta=37/square root of 2594
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the hypotenuse should be roughly sqrt2*36
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it says it is wrong
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square root of 36?
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no nvm that, its just an approximation i dont have calc
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myininaya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
cos is adj/hyp you labeled the initial triangle a bit wrong
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay do it over
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can you show me the right triangle?
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dw:1401424044893:dw
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myininaya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
now find the opp measurement of the angle theta dw:1401424168943:dw
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
and how did you get that?
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myininaya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
use the theorem we talked about last question
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myininaya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
you are given cos is 35/37
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
right right right. got it
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none of those are negative?
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myininaya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
right cos is positive not negative
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myininaya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
sin is negative
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myininaya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so you will definitely get a negative number for that opp measurement to theta
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i got 12
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myininaya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
and it should really be 12
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35^2+b^2=37^2
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b^2=144 b=12?
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myininaya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
or b=12 we will go with b=12 because we were given cos is + tan is  which makes sin 
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ok. so sin =12/37
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myininaya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1401424409906:dw that symbolizes the triangle is to the right of zero but below 0 (that is talking about the signs)
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
that clarifies completely. what about this one? tan θ is undefined. constraint: π ≤ θ ≤ 2π
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find the six.
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
remember tan theta = sin theta/costheta so its undefin when cos theta= 0 which is at?
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so each one would be undefined?
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no just the tan and the cot
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well atually no cot is fine
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how do i find the rest?
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
have to first find this
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dan815 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
tan theta= sin theta/cos theta => undefined when denominator =0 where cos theta =0
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solve for cos theta = 0 , when theta is in that given interval pi to 2pi
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hannahhaack Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
would it be 2pi/pi?
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