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DarkBlueChocobo
 one year ago
Help with trig
DarkBlueChocobo
 one year ago
Help with trig

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DarkBlueChocobo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1If sin(x)=1/5 and x lands in the 2nd quad, find tan x

DarkBlueChocobo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.11 = opposite 5 =hypotonuse 1^2+x^2=5^2

DarkBlueChocobo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1sqrt125=x sqrt24

DarkBlueChocobo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so i believe sqrt24 is our ajacent

Loser66
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but it is sqrt(24) not sqrt(24)

DarkBlueChocobo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1443834531191:dw

DarkBlueChocobo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1tanx=1/sqrt24

DarkBlueChocobo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1tanx=sqrt24/24?

Astrophysics
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You're looking for tanx for the triangle?

Astrophysics
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ah, well just remember your ratios, you may have heard of SOH CAH TOA, so tan is opposite/ adjacent dw:1443834717117:dw

Astrophysics
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\tan x = \frac{ 1 }{ \sqrt{24} }\]

DarkBlueChocobo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes and tan is o/a so tanx=1 which is the opposite/sqrt24 which is the adjacent

DarkBlueChocobo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1then we must rationalize the denominator \[\frac{ 1 }{ \sqrt24 } * \frac{ \sqrt24 }{ \sqrt24 }\]

Astrophysics
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes! you're right

DarkBlueChocobo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so we would then get \[\frac{ \sqrt24 }{ 24 }\]

DarkBlueChocobo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Thank you for the helps
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