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anonymous
 one year ago
Help please.How do you decide which trigonometric ratio to use? How do you know which side is the opposite, adjacent, or hypotenuse based on the given information in each problem? Be specific in your explanation.
anonymous
 one year ago
Help please.How do you decide which trigonometric ratio to use? How do you know which side is the opposite, adjacent, or hypotenuse based on the given information in each problem? Be specific in your explanation.

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Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1hypotenuse is the longest leg of right triangle adjacent and opposite sides depends on the angle you are looking at adjacent: the side the touche the angle (theta)

Jhannybean
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0SOHCAHTOA \[\sf sin (\theta) = \frac{opp}{hyp} = SOH \]\[\sf cos(\theta) = \frac{adj} {hyp} = CAH\]\[\sf tan(\theta) = \frac{opp}{adj} = TOA\]

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1like for this angle x dw:1441747318305:dw \[\rm sin \rm \theta = \frac{ opposite }{ hypotenuse }~~~~ \cos \theta = \frac{ adjacent }{ hypotenuse } ~~\tan \theta = \frac{ opposite }{ adjacent }\]

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1this is for practice dw:1441747767631:dwwhich ratio would you use ?

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1given is adjacent side and we have to find x (hyp side)
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