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anonymous
 one year ago
what is cot 0 in the triangle
anonymous
 one year ago
what is cot 0 in the triangle

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0http://static.k12.com/eli/bb/817/1/0/2_36843_44974/1/d064582a0cf3fa6c8783e88a968d415900f4a14e/media/3ad5441c00ef84fb361bccea83b0898f7a81e362/mediaasset_652594_1.png A.5/4 B.4/5 C.3/5 D.3/4

mathmate
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Hint: Use SohCahToa, and recall that cot(x)=\(\Large \frac{1}{tan(x)}\)

mathmate
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2x can be any value, but can apply to \(\theta\) in your diagram.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok ....im confused as how to solve this but i have cot(3)=0.0524

mathmate
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Do you know SohCahToa? Start with finding tan\(\theta\)!

mathmate
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Neither tan nor cot equals 0.0524. You can find it directly from the diagram as a fraction, without using a calculator.

mathmate
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Exactly! Now you can calculate cot(x)=1/tan(x)

mathmate
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2cot is cotangent, basically the reciprocal of tangent.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so if it is the reciprocal then that means that cot is 3/4 ??

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the answer is 3/4

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok thanks for the help......your awesome
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