The point (3,-8) is on the terminal arm of the angle x. Find sinx exactly and find x, in radians, to two decimal places.
I don't how I should start this question.
please help and thank you
Math Help Plz - Steve, Friday, March 30, 2012 at 10:23am
you know that tanθ = y/x = -8/3
Arctan(8/3) = 1.21
so, since we are in the 4th quadrant,
θ = -1.21