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Homework Help: Pre-Calculus

Posted by Shreya on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 12:57am.

The angle θ is in the second quadrant and tan θ = -3/5. Point P is on the terminal arm of angle θ/ Which is a possible coordinate for P?

A) (-5,√29)
B) (-3,√29)
C) (-10,6)
D) (-6,10)

I drew the triangle, and aren't the coordinates supposed to be (-5,-3)? However the answer is C, I dont get it, can someone please explain?

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