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April 16, 2014

Posted by **Lindsay** on Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 6:49pm.

For the first one, they give me the length of the hypotenuse (45) and that theta = 35. How can I go about finding the missing info?

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**ben**, Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 7:08pmsin35=Opposite/45 do this to find the opposite

if it is a right triangle use a^2+b^2=c^2 to find the other side

take 35+90-180 to find the other angle

ONLY IF A RIGHT TRIANGLE

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**Lindsay**, Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 7:14pmOk cool, I got that. Thanks a lot.

However, this next one gives me the length of one leg (359) and the adjacent theta of 83. How exactly can I solve this?

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