Posted by Zee on Monday, June 24, 2013 at 11:07pm.
Verify the identity:
sin^(1/2)x*cosx  sin^(5/2)*cosx = cos^3x sq root sin x
I honestly have no clue how to approach the sin^(5/2)*cosx part of the equation

Precal  Steve, Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 10:00am
since 5/2 = 2 + 1/2, you have
u^5/2 = u^2 * u^1/2, and so,
√sinx cosx  sin^2x √sinx cosx
√sinx cosx (1sin^2 x)
√sinx cosx cos^2x
√sinx cos^3x
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