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anonymous
 one year ago
Explain the difference between using the tangent ratio to solve for a missing angle in a right triangle versus using the cotangent ratio. You must use complete sentences and any evidence needed (such as an example) to prove your point of view.
anonymous
 one year ago
Explain the difference between using the tangent ratio to solve for a missing angle in a right triangle versus using the cotangent ratio. You must use complete sentences and any evidence needed (such as an example) to prove your point of view.

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what are the tan and cot ratios?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0tan is opp/adj and cot is adj/opp

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0right,they're reciprocals. basically everything will be the same except the side lengths will be flipped. And when you're solving for the angle tan is easier because most calculators don't have to a cot button

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so. you basically get the same answer?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes because it's the same angle
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