# Homework Help: Math: Trigonometry

## Recent Homework Questions About Trigonometry

Trig
the height of a flagpole if a student stands 37 feet from it and determines the angle of elevation to be 34 degrees and her eyes are 5.3 feet from the ground.

trig
The radian measure of an angle of 182 degrees is ?

trig
use an angel sum identity to verify cos2theta = -2cos^@-1

Trig
help please!: (sinx + sin2x +sin3x) / (cosx + cos2x + cos3x) = tan2x

trig
cos(2x+4h)-cos(2x+2h)=?

trig
cos(2x+4h)-cos(2x+2h)=?

trig
cos(2x+4h)-cos(2x+2h)

Trig
A plane if flying at 200 mph with a heading of 45 degrees and encounters a wind of 100 mph from the west. What is the resulting velocity and heading?

trig
10sinB+5 = sinB+5

trig
If sin theta is equal to 5/13 and theta is an angle in quadrant II find the value of cos theta, sec theta, tan theta, csc theta, cot theta.

trig
solve tan2x = -28/45 Thank you

trig
A population of wolves in a country is represented by the equation p(t)=80(0.98)^t, where t is the number of years since 1998. Predict the number of wolves in the population in the year 2008. how many years will it take for the population of wolves to reach 500?

Trig
Four wires support a 40-meter radio tower. Two wires are attached to the top and two are attached to the center of the tower. The wires are anchored to the ground 30-meters from the base of the tower. What is the total length of wire needed?

trig
Four wires support a 40-meter radio tower. Two wires are attached to the top and two wires are attached to the center of the tower. The wires are anchored to the ground 30-meters from the base of the tower.

trig
sec0+ten0-1/tan0+sec0+1=1+sin0/cos0

Trig identities:(
Sin4A - cos4A = sin2A - cos2A Can i just square root the left side??:O

trig

trig sub question
Hello, I have a question concerning trigonometric substitution. let's say we have integral of dx/sqrt(9x^2 + 4), so after doing a few steps we have: 2/3 integral of sec0/sqrt((2tan0)^2 + 4*) d0 (the * is for later on) the next step turns into: 2/3 integral of sec0/(sqrt(4tan^2...

trig
What is the length of side c to the nearest whole number if side a 105 and angle A 65 degrees and angle B 37 degrees?

trig
If cot x = .78, what is tan x?

trig
Express sin4xcos3x as a sum or differences of sines and cosines

Trig
A pendulum swings through an angle of 22 degrees each second. If the pendulum is 30 inches long, how far does its tip move each second?

Trig
Is the angle 11pi/12 on the unit circle the same as the angle -pi/12? I'm thinking it would be, but I'm not sure.

trig
An object Is propelled upward at an angle θ, 45° < θ<90°, to the horizontal with an initial velocity of (Vo) feet per second from the base of a plane that makes an angle of 45° with the horizontal. If air resistance is ignored, the distance R it travels up ...

trig
To determine the distance to an oil platform in the Pacific Ocean, from both ends of a beach, a surveyor measures the angle to the platform from each end of the beach. The angle made with the shoreline from one end of the beach is 83 degrees, from the other end 78.6 degrees. ...

trig.
8x^3+4x^2-4x solution sets

Trig
Verify the identity. cos 4x + cos 2x = 2 - 2 sin^2(2x) - 2 sin^2 x

Trig
Three circles with radii of 4, 5, and 6 cm, respectively, are tangent to each other externally. Find the angles of the triangle whose vertexes are the centers of the circles.

trig
cos^(2) 20 degrees + sin^(2) 20 degrees +pi/2

Trig
The diagonals of a parallelogram intersect at a 42◦ angle and have lengths of 12 and 7 cm. Find the lengths of the sides of the parallelogram. (Hint: The diagonals bisect each other.)

Trig Identities
Proving identities: 1) 1+ 1/tan^2x = 1/sin^2x 2) 2sin^2 x-1 = sin^2x - cos^2x 3) 1/cosx - cosx = sin x tan x 4) sin x + tan x =tan x (1+cos x) 5) 1/1-sin^2x= 1+tan^2 x How in the world do I prove this...please help... I appreciateyour time thankyou soo much!!

trig
a lighthouse is located at point A. a ship travels from point B to point C. At point B,, the distance between the ship and the lighthouse is 7.5km. At point C the distance between the ship and the lighthouse is 8.6km. Angle BAC is 58 degrees. Determine the distance between B ...

Trig
A Ferris wheel is 40 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 4 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 2 minutes. How many minutes of the ride are spent ...

MATHS
Find the lengths of the missing sides in the triangle. Write your answers as integers or as decimals rounded to the nearest tenth. The diagram is not drawn to scale. triangle has sides 7, Y and X and 45 degree angle can someone show me how to do this? im supposed to use trig ...

trig
Given the function y = 3cos(3x + pi), identify: Amplitude (if applicable, give the answer in fractional form) Period (in radians as a multiple of pi - note: do not write "rad" or "radians" in your answer) Phase Shift (if the shift is right, enter + and if to the left, enter...

Trig/precalc
Cos[x + (7 Pi)/4] + Cos[x - (7 Pi)/4] = 1

trig
ABC- with angles AB, and C and sides AB,BC, and AC, angle B is right 90degree angle, if sin of angle A is 0.5, side BC 8in., what is length of AC

trig
As a hot-air balloon rises vertically, its angle of elevation from a point P on level ground d = 140 kilometers from the point Q directly underneath the balloon changes from 15°10' to 29°30' (see the figure). Approximately how far does the balloon rise during this period? (...

maths (trig)

trig
what is the exact value of this equation. cos(20) if it equals pi/4

trig
Two people decide to estimate the height of a flagpole. One person positions himself due north of the pole and the other person stands due east of the pole. If the two people are the same distance from the pole and a = 30 feet from each other, find the height of the pole if ...

math-trig
tan(t)-sec^2(t)/tan(t)

trig
a tower that is a 200 meters is leaning to one side. from a certain point on that side, the angle of elevation to the top of the tower is 70 degree. From a point 55 meters closer to the tower, the angle of elevation is 85 degree. Determine the acute angle from the horizontal ...

trig
1/tan beta +tan beta=sec^2 beta/tan beta

trig Elev. & Depress part ii
You are 55ft from a tree. The angle of elevation from your eyes, which are 4.5 ft off the ground,to the top of the tree is 61 degrees. To the nearest foot, how tall is the tree?

trig
A mountain road makes an angle θ = 8.4° with the horizontal direction. If the road has a total length of 3.4 km, how much does it climb? That is, find h.

trig
cos(+pi/2-theta)/csctheta+cos^2theta

trig
To the nearest degree, all of the following angles are solutions of the equation 2sin x + 4 cos 2x =3 except: (1) 40 degrees (2) 150 degrees (3) 166 degrees (4) 194 degrees

Trigonometry
What is -6i in standard form? It is originally in trig form.

math (trig.)
A ferris wheel is 35 meters in diameter and boarded at ground level. The wheel makes one full rotation every 8 minutes, and at time (t=0) you are at the 3 o'clock position and descending. Let f(t) denote your height (in meters) above ground at t minutes. Find a formula for f(t).

Trig
How do I prove that tan(x/2) =( plus/minus) sqrt(1-cos(x/1+cos(x))

trig
Give that tan tetha is equal to 3/4 find the values of cos tetha,cos tetha-sin theta,sin tetha.

Trig
(csc(B)+cot (B))(csc(B)-cot(B))

Trig
True or false? tan x = tan(x-6pi)

Trigonometry
Thank you STEVE!!!!! Suppose that Cos (theta) = 1/square root 2 if 0<equal to theta , pi/2 then sin(theta) = tan (theta) = If 3pi/2 less than equal to theta , 2pi then sin(theta) = tan (theta) = I know the trig functions but I feel like I am missing something here. cos (...

trig
y=2cot2x

trig
A wheelchair ramp has an angle of inclination of 10 degrees and rises to a height of 3ft. Determine the length of the ramp in feet.

Trig
Height of an Obelisk Two people decide to find the height of an obelisk. They position themselves 25 feet apart in line with, and on the same side of, the obelisk. If they find that the angles of elevation from the ground where they are standing to the top of the obelisk are ...

alg/trig
9/x + 9/x-2= 12

algebra 2 trig HELP TEST TOMMAR
sam and nikki lie 206 km apart. at 8:00 am. sam started driving to nikki's house at 60km/hr. at 10:00 am nikki started driving to sam's house at 82 km/hr. at what time will they be 15 km apart?

Trig
Find the point on the terminal side of θ = three pi divided by four that has a y coordinate of 1. Show your work for full credit.

Trig
The point P(3, 4) is on the terminal side of θ. Evaluate tan θ. 3/4 3/5 4/3 4/5

Trig
A 60-foot flagpole stands on top of a building. From a point on the ground the angle of elevation to the top of the pole is 45 degrees and the angle of elevation to the bottom of the pole is 42 degrees. How high is the building?

early trig
A monument stands on level ground. The angle of elevation of the top of the monument, taken at a point 425 feet from the foot of the monument, is 32º. Find the height of the monument to the nearest foot.

Trig
Using this graph: imgur [dot] com/utSgKI9 Find the measures of angles A and G in the drawing (m is parallel to n) if C=4x-18 and F=2x+34

Trig
What re the roots of the following polynomial equation (x+5)(x+2)(x-5)=0

Trig
A 12-foot ladder reaches 9 ft 6 in up a wall. How far up would a 20-foot ladder reach when placed at the same angle? Write the answer in feet with inches.

trig/sig figs
There are 60" in 1', 60' in 1°, and 2π radians in 360°. Convert arc-seconds into radians. KEep 6 significant figures. If someone could help and walk me through this process, it would be soooo appreciated!

trig
Use a table of trigonometric values to find the angle θ in the right triangle in the following problem. Round to the nearest degree, if necessary. cos θ = 0.9659 A = ? H = 20

Trig!
a) The annual inflation rate is 3.5% per year. If a movie ticket costs \$7.50, find a formula for p, the price of the tickets t years from today, assuming that movie tickets keep up with inflation. b) According to your formula, how much will movie tickets cost in 20 years?

trig proofs
cotx+tanx=secx+cscx

trig
An aircraft maintains a speed of 500 miles per hour in a southwestern direction. The velocity of the jet stream is constant 50 miles per hour from the west. Find the resultant vector, the speed, and actual direction of the aircraft.

Let AB be the diameter of a circle, and let point P be a point on AB. Let CD be a chord parallel to AB. Prove that PA^2 + PB^2 = PC^2 + PD^2 It can be solved using geometry methods (no trig). Anyway, I figured out that PA^2 +PB^2 = 2OP^2 + 2OB^2. However, I cannot find right ...

Calculus
Use a trig identity to combine two functions into one so you can solve for x. (The solution should be valid for any value of t). 3cos(t) + 3*sqrt(3)*sin(t)=6cos(t-x) I know that 6 cos(t-x) can be 6(cos(t)cosx(x)+sin(t)sin(x)) I don't know where to go from there though.

trig
Find the maximum and the minimum values of sinx + cosx and the smallest value of x which they have these values

Trig
log base b 64 - log base b 16 = log base 4 16 solve for the variable.. i got to the part as far as: (log 4/log b) = 2 now i m stuck at how i can isolate the b. plz help!

Precalculus/Trig 5
A radio transmission tower is 120 feet tall. How long should a guy wire be if it is to be attached 15 feet from the top and is to make an angle of 26 degrees with the ground? Give your answer to the nearest tenth of a foot

Precalculus/Trig 5
A radio transmission tower is 120 feet tall. How long should a guy wire be if it is to be attached 15 feet from the top and is to make an angle of 26 degrees with the ground? Give your answer to the nearest tenth of a foot

Trigonometry
How am I suppose to transform the left side of the equation into the right side using trig identities? ): 1) sin^2θ - cos^2θ = 2 sin^2θ - 1

trig
Suppose that the point (x,y) is in the indicated quadrant. Decide whether the given is positive or negative. 25.) II, x/r 26.) III, y/r 27.) IV, x/y

trig
Solve sin θ = -0.204 for 90º < θ < 270º. Give your answer to the nearest tenth of a degree. Honestly have no idea how to do this.

Algebra 2/Trig
I've done every other single question besides this one. (There was 12). I'm stumped and would really appreciate some help! I have to simplify this: 5/3sqrt(3-4) I am not sure if you have to conjugate the denominator and multiply it with the top and bottom, then simplify from ...

trig
solve for the value of sine and cosine function of 60 degrees.

trig
solve for the value of sine and cosine function of 60 degrees.

trig
use pythagorean theorem to solve for the value of x and y of a 60-60-60 degrees.

trig
how to solve for the value of sine and cosine function of 0,90,180 and 270 degrees?

trig
how to graph thr trig function f(x)3x-180)+2 and the parent function?

Math (Trig)
Find the indicated ratios in the triangle. Right triangle with a height of 2.56cm length of 4.65cm and hypotenuse of 5.31cm a. tan A b. cos C c. sin C How do I figure this out?

trig
the mini tent of the clock is 5 cm long.how far is the tip of THE HAND TRAVEL IN 35 MINS.

Math Trig
I have to find the x (bottom length of the triangle) in a right triangle. angle A is 33.9 degrees angle B is 90 degrees and the height of the triangle is 3.3cm What formula do I use to figure out this question?

Two forces are pushing an ice shanty along the Ice. One has a magnitude of 330 lb in a direction due east. The other force has a magnitude of 110 lb in a direction 54 degrees east of north. What are the magnitude and direction of the resulant force?

Trig
Find the other five trigonometric ratios of theta. cos theta=7/20 cos theta=1/5

trig
Find the Opposite of the right angle where the angle is 61 degrees and the Adjacent is 10 cm.?

trig
2sinxcosx+4sin^2xcos^2x=0 solve for x in radians between [0,2pi) (I mean that it is sine squared x and cosine squared x not sine to the power of 2x or cosine to the power of 2x)

Math-trig
A stairway runs up the edge of the pyramid. From bottom to top the stairway is 92 m long. The stairway makes an angle of 70° to the base edge, as shown. A line from the middle of one of the base edges to the top of the pyramid makes an angle of elevation of 52° with respect ...

trig
simplify (1-sec^2(è)/(tan^2(è)

trig/precalc
An airplane with a ground speed of 750 mph and a bearing of N 40 E encounters a wind of 50 mph with a bearing of S 30 E. Find the bearing and ground speed of the plane.

college trig word problem
A Ferris wheel has a radius of 25 feet.The wheel is rotating at two revolutions per minute.Find the linear speed, in feet per minute, of a seat on this ferris wheel.

trig
if tan x= 4/3 and pip < x < 3pi/2, and cot y= -5/12 with 3pi/2 < y < 2pi find sin(x-y)

trig
evaluate the following in exact form, where the angeles alpha and beta satisfy the conditions: sin alpha=4/5 for pi/2 < alpha < pi tan beta=7/24 for pie < beta < 3pi/2 answer choices A. sin(beta+alpha) B. tan(beta-alpha) C. cos(alpha-beta)

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