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Posted by **ryan** on Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 1:24pm.

angle approximation, tan α ∼ sin α . Find the largest angle α for which the dif- ference of sin α − tan α is less than 3.52% of

the sin α value.

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**bobpursley**, Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 3:35pmsinThets-tantheta<.0352sintheta

1-.0352<cosTheta

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which means theta can be a maximum of 15.4 degrees