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**Recent Homework Questions About Trigonometry**

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**precalc**

Suppose that z1=6-8i. Find: A. The Trig Form of the complex number z1, where your theta is in degrees. B. The Trig form of z1*z2, where z2=5[cos(60degrees)+isin(60degrees)] C. The Trig Form of (z1)^4
*Monday, December 5, 2011 at 1:34pm*

**trig**

Find the exact solutions of the equation in the interval [0,2pi). sin(x/2)+cos(x)=0
*Monday, December 5, 2011 at 12:40pm*

**trig**

We are doing trig identities in school. I need help with these five: 1.1+sinx/1-sinx=cscx+1/cscx-1 2.tanx+sinx/1+cosx=tanx 3.sec^2x/sin^2x=1/sin^2x+1/cos^2x 4.tan^2x/1+tan^2x=1-cos^2x 5.sinx-sin^3x/cos^3x=tanx
*Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 11:42am*

**trig**

a 30 foot ladder leans against a wall at a 71 degree angle of elevztion find the distance of a ladder's base to the wall
*Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 11:55pm*

**trig**

Mr. Saurik proposed that the function h(t) = 6sin(3pi(t) - pi/3) + 5, where h(t) is in meters and t is in seconds, models the height above the ground of a point on a spinning wheel. Is Mr. Saurik's equation plausible? Explain.
*Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 7:05pm*

**precalc/trig**

Write the partial fraction decomposition of the rational expression. 4x^2–19x+31/ (x+2)(x^2–4x+5)
*Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 11:19am*

**trig**

How to prove the theorem of sines, using S=(a*b/2) * sin γ ?
*Friday, December 2, 2011 at 11:18am*

**Math -Trig Please help!**

At one time, Maple Leaf Village (which no longer exists) had North America’s largest Ferris wheel. The Ferris wheel had a diameter of 56 m, and one revolution took 2.5 min to complete. Riders could see Niagara Falls if they were higher than 50 m above the ground. Sketch ...
*Thursday, December 1, 2011 at 10:11pm*

**trig**

express the product of radical 90 x radical 40 -radical 8 x radical simplifies to ?
*Thursday, December 1, 2011 at 7:50pm*

**trig**

Patients with acute or serious infections, such as Salmonella typhi or gram-negative bacteria causing meningitis, can be successfully treated with regular doses of Chloramphenicol. A patient weighing 150 pounds requires a dose of 850 milligrams, while a patient weighing 300 ...
*Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 10:59pm*

**trig**

for what values of theta between 0 and 2 pi is the function of theta equal sine theta positive?
*Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 9:43pm*

**trig**

I need to count this: a) 1-tg^2a/1+ctg^2a, when sina =2/3 b) 1-tg^2a/1-ctg^2a, when cosa= -1/3 c) tga * cos^2a, when sina + cosa=5/7 d) tg^2a + 1/sina * 1/cosa + ctg^2a, when tga + ctga =5
*Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 11:33am*

**trig**

I need to prove equality. a) (sina + cosa)^2 -1 / ctga - sinacosa = 2tg^2a b) (sin^2x/sinx-cosx) - (sinx+cosx/tg^2x+1) = sinx + cosx c) sin^4a - sin^2a - cos^4a + cos^2a = cosπ/2 How to do these?
*Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 8:09am*

**trig**

For the following expression, find the value of y that corresponds to each value of x, then write your results as ordered pairs (x,y). y=7cos(x-pi/6) for x=pi/6, pi/3, 2pi/3, pi, 7pi/6
*Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 5:12pm*

**Math- Trig please help!**

A tire with a diameter of 100 cm rotates 20 times in 3 seconds. a) determine the angular velocity b) how far the tire has travelled? c) what is the speed in km/h?
*Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 4:52pm*

**precalc/trig**

Find the trigonometric form of the number. (Round any angles to two decimal places.) −8 − i
*Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 11:27am*

**trig**

Solve the equation for exact solutions over the interval [0, 2pi]. 4 cotx+2=-2
*Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 11:14am*

**trig**

Write cot(t) in terms of sin(t) if the terminal point determined by t is in the first quadrant. Do not leave a fraction inside a radical or use absolute value.
*Monday, November 28, 2011 at 11:20pm*

**trig**

cos t=.7, tan t<0. find the values of the other 5 trigonometric functions.
*Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 1:42pm*

**trig**

find sin of theta if cos is less than 0 and cot equals 3
*Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 12:32pm*

**trig**

Use the Law of Sines to solve each triangle. P=110 degrees p=125, r=200 in triangel PQR
*Saturday, November 26, 2011 at 10:56pm*

**math/Right triangle trig**

Your favorite team is attempting a field goal. The ball is kicked at an angle of 45 degrees with the field. The ball covers a horizontal distance of 85 inches before the kick is blocked. What is the minimum height the opposing team's player can be to block the kick?
*Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 1:13pm*

**Trig/Math**

RST is a triangle with right angle S. If s- 21.3 Angstroms and t=8.71 Angstroms, find the measure of the larger acute angle.
*Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 11:15am*

**Trig**

Triangle ABC has B= 137degrees, A=31.6 in., and C=42.8 in. Find B.
*Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 11:06am*

**trig**

In a rignt angle base is 20 mtr,adjacent side is 6 mtr, hypotenus is 20.88 mtr, what is the degree of angle of hypotenus and base
*Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 1:27am*

**trig**

In a rignt angle base is 20 mtr,adjacent side is 6 mtr, hypotenus is 20.88 mtr, what is the degree of angle of hypotenus and base
*Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 1:23am*

**trig**

if tan theta=7/24 and sin theta is greater than 0 what is the exact value of sin theta
*Monday, November 21, 2011 at 8:06pm*

**trig**

A and B are acute angles such that cosA =3 over 5 and cosB =12 over 13
*Monday, November 21, 2011 at 12:22pm*

**trig**

Find the exact value of the trigonometric function given that sin u = − 8/17 and cos v = − 3/5. (Both u and v are in Quadrant III.) cot(v − u)
*Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 3:40pm*

**Alg. II/Trig**

If m and n are real numbers, i^2=-1, and (m-n)-4i=7+ni, what is the value of m?
*Friday, November 18, 2011 at 1:11am*

**Trigonometry**

Help trig question involving discriminant? a)Find the value of the discriminant. b)Use any method to find the real roots of the equation if they exist. 2x^2+7x=0
*Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 6:52pm*

**trig**

5. If the angles X and Y each measure between 0° and 90°, and if sinX = cosY, what is the sum of the measures of the angles X and Y?
*Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 1:32pm*

**algebra/trig help please**

is this graphable??? y=x^2-4x-2
*Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 6:55pm*

**trig**

-Find sin(x+y), cos(x-y), tan(x+y) and the quadrant of x+y sinx=-3/5, cosy=-7/25, x and y in Q3
*Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 9:59am*

**trig**

What is the exact value of 19 pie divided by 12.
*Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 8:33am*

**Trig**

The path of a projectile fired at an inclination t0 to the horizontal with initial velocity v feet per second is a parabola. The horizontal distance R, in feet, that the projectile travels is given by R = v2sin(2t)/32.2. What is R if v = 152 and t = 74? Give your answer to the...
*Monday, November 14, 2011 at 9:29pm*

**trig**

If sin(t) = -2/48 and cos(t) < 0 what is the value of cos(t) to the nearest thousandth? If sin(t) = -14/34 and cos(t) < 0, what is the value of tan(t) to the nearest thousandth? If tan(t) = -15/19 and sin(t) < 0, what is sin(t) to the nearest thousandth? If tan(t) = ...
*Monday, November 14, 2011 at 8:33pm*

**Trig**

Solve the equation in the given domain cos 4x + cos 2x = 0, 0<(or equal to) x < pi
*Monday, November 14, 2011 at 11:15am*

**trig**

an isosceles triangle has a perimeter of 60in. the congruent sides measure (2x+9)cm. the length of the third side is 3xcm. what is the value of X?
*Monday, November 14, 2011 at 12:26am*

**trig**

cosθ =5/13 with -π/2 < θ <0 find each of the following sin( θ - 5π/4) cos( θ - 11π/6) tan( θ + 5π/4) can some1 explain to me how to do these? im completely lost and this is the only thing about my assignment that i cant do can...
*Monday, November 14, 2011 at 12:23am*

**trig**

find the coordinates of the terminal point on the unit circle determined by t=9pt/7 to two decimal places
*Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 6:56pm*

**Math/trig**

Solve the equation in the given Domain: 1-cos theta/ sin theta = sqr3, 0degrees <or equal to theta < 369 degrees cos4x + cos 2x =0, 0<or equal to x < pi
*Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 4:53pm*

**Trig**

I have these sum and product property problems and I just want to make sure my work is right. Write equations expressing 1. cos 37degrees cos99degrees as a sum Answer: sin136+(-62) 2. sin4+sin7 as a product Answer: 2sin5.5 sin-1.5 3. cos 8x - cos 2x as a product Answer -...
*Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 4:51pm*

**trig**

Cos(-11/12) use the sum or difference formula to find the exact number
*Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 3:24pm*

**Trig**

cos(-11pi/12)
*Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 3:23pm*

**Algebra/trig**

How would i use my calculator to find the approximate value of the expression, cot 0.2748 rad
*Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 6:05am*

**trig**

Find theta such as tan(theta) = cot(theta+45). Thanks
*Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 4:07pm*

**trig**

How to do this one? (sina/1-cosa) + (1-cosa/sina) = Also, wanted to ask if I did another one right: 1 - sin^2a + tg^2a * cos^2a = 1 - sin^2a + (sina/cosa)^2 * cos^2a = 1 - sin^2a + sin^2a = 1 ???
*Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 10:45am*

**trig**

Please help me how to do this: 1) 1 + sina*cosa / (cosa + sina)^2 = 2) sina + cosa / 1- 2sin^2a =
*Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 9:06am*

**trig**

determine the phase shift of y = sin(3x - 2pi). indicate whether the shift is to the right or left.
*Friday, November 11, 2011 at 12:08pm*

**trig**

I have these sum and product property problems and I just want to make sure my work is right. Write equations expressing 1. cos 37degrees cos99degrees as a sum Answer: sin136+(-62) 2. sin4+sin7 as a product Answer: 2sin5.5 sin-1.5 3. cos 8x - cos 2x as a product Answer -2sin5x...
*Friday, November 11, 2011 at 11:57am*

**trig/math**

If A is between 270degrees and 360degrees, and cos A=12/13, find the exact value of: sin2a, cos2a, sin1/2a, cos1/2a
*Friday, November 11, 2011 at 11:32am*

**trig**

whatis the possibilities for the square root of 2 times tan theta = 2 sin theta
*Friday, November 11, 2011 at 10:27am*

**trig**

To the nearest degree, determine the measure of <X for each value of tan X if the tan X = 0.25
*Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at 9:23pm*

**trig**

Two office towers are 43m apart. From the top of the shorter tower, the angle of elevation to the top of the taller tower is 26o while the angle of depression to the base is 51o. Determine the height of each tower and round your answers to one decimal place.
*Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at 6:28pm*

**trig**

a tree growing on a hillside casts a 102-foot shadow straight down the hill. Find the vertical height of the tree if, relative to the horizontal, the hill slopes 15.0 degrees and the angle of elevation of the sun is 62.0 degrees.
*Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at 1:15am*

**trig**

whats 21° 44' 3" as a decimal to the nearest thousandth of a degree
*Monday, November 7, 2011 at 11:21pm*

**trig**

find all the values of x that satisfy the equation: 2sin^2(x) + 1 = 3sin(x).
*Monday, November 7, 2011 at 9:58pm*

**trig**

What is inverse cot of negative radical 3/3
*Monday, November 7, 2011 at 8:39pm*

**Trig**

Im having serious issues with verifying Trig. identities. Please help! Here is an example: (tanX-secX)^2= 1-sinX/1+sinX
*Monday, November 7, 2011 at 7:24pm*

**Trig/advance math concepts**

state the amplitude, period, and phase shift of the function -0.4 sin (10x+pie/2)
*Monday, November 7, 2011 at 2:00am*

**trig**

given that sin(a+b)= 56/65, cos(a+b)-33/65, cos(b)=-12/13 and pi/2<b<pi Find: sin(a)? cos(a)? tan(a)?
*Monday, November 7, 2011 at 12:37am*

**Trig**

Prove the following functions: (sinx+sin2x)/(1+cosx+cos2x)=tan x (cos3x/sinx)+(sin3x/cosx)=2cot2x tan2x=(2/cotx-tanx) theses are due in the am. Fastness would be great?
*Monday, November 7, 2011 at 12:29am*

**trig**

write a product of two trig functions that equals 1.
*Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 9:38pm*

**trig**

write an equation expressing 19cos(theta-50degrees) as a sum of sine and cosine.
*Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 9:19pm*

**trig**

write an equation expressing: cos37cos99 as a sum Review question. I know the formula. Having trouble with working it out.
*Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 7:26pm*

**trig**

write equations expressing: 19cos(theta-50degrees) as a sum of sine and cosine.
*Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 7:13pm*

**Math C30 ( trig )**

A roof in the shape of an upside down cosine wave is to be buile to cover an arena. The arena is 24m wide, the height of the roof at either side wall is 5m, and the maximum height of the roof is 9m. A) write a function that gives the height of the roof in terms of your ...
*Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 6:20pm*

**Math C30 ( trig )**

Solve : cosxtanx + root3cosx - root3/2tanx - 3/2 = 0 Give exact answers and formula for the general solution as well as the specific solutions.. Help
*Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 6:17pm*

**trig**

Find exact value of the expression. sin( 27pi/4 + 17pi/6)
*Friday, November 4, 2011 at 12:10pm*

**trig**

y= -(x-5)2 -3
*Thursday, November 3, 2011 at 5:59pm*

**Trig**

Solve 2cosxsinx + sinx = 0 using unit circle.
*Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 10:03pm*

**Trig**

Solve 2cos sq x = 1 using the unit circle.
*Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 10:02pm*

**Trig**

Find all real numbers that satisfy the equation. 2 cos x + 1 = 0
*Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at 7:40pm*

**trig**

Hi, I need to find the domain and rnge of the following: 1. X= 1/2 (cos theta + theta sin theta) Y=1/2 (sin theta - theta cos theta) total guess here, but here goes Domain cos theta = +/- 1 and domain sin theta = +/- 1 so domain theta sin theta = 0- +/-infinity so domain of X...
*Monday, October 31, 2011 at 1:14am*

**trig**

I'm confused with this concept: Okay, so I have this problem: cos2x( 2 cos+1)= 0 I understand I have to work the problems separately and I get cos x= 2 and cos x= 1/2 Now, what I don't understand is how this connects to pi, radians or the unit circle. If someone could ...
*Saturday, October 29, 2011 at 3:57pm*

**Trig**

Find the measure of the central angle, in radians, given the area of the sector as 22.6 cm2 and a radius equal to 3.7 cm
*Saturday, October 29, 2011 at 3:28pm*

**trig**

(3 tan^2x-1)(tan^2-3)= 0 can someone please explain how to do this problem and then explain the whole pie thing at the end...like, this is suppose to equal pie/6 b/c it's tan...im soooo confused.....
*Friday, October 28, 2011 at 10:12pm*

**trig**

guy wire is attached to a pole for support. If the angle of elevation to the pole is 67° and the wire is attached to the ground at a point 137 feet from the base of the pole, what is the height of the pole (round to 2 decimal places)?
*Friday, October 28, 2011 at 5:38pm*

**trig**

given the following values, what is angle B? A= 46 degree b= 4 c= 8
*Friday, October 28, 2011 at 12:44am*

**trig derivatives**

How do I find the derivative of 6 + 8cosx?
*Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 11:21pm*

**trig**

L ii i i i i i i i i A i i i i i i i i i i 4000 miles i i i i E ii right triangle have to find side EL. The range of a lighthouse is the maximum distance at which its light is visible. In the figure, point A is the farthest point from which it is possible to see the light at ...
*Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 6:25pm*

**trig**

Since its construction in 1821, Marblehead Lighthouse has stood at the entrance to Sandusky Bay, guiding sailors along Lake Erie’s rocky shores. The 65-foot tower is one of Ohio’s best-known landmarks and the oldest continuously operating lighthouse on the Great ...
*Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 6:08pm*

**trig**

The Hall of Fame exhibits are displayed in an eight-story, 162-foot tower. Pei originally designed a 200-foot tower, but had to reduce its height to meet the requirements of a nearby airport. From the top of the existing tower, an observer sights the entrance to the museum&#...
*Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 5:52pm*

**Trig/Algebra II**

(3+√2)/(3-√2) is equivalent to: a. (11+6√2)/ 7 b. (11-6√2)/ 7 c. 11/7 d. 7/ (11+6√2)
*Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 1:35am*

**Calc**

How do you do the derivative of an inverse trig function? arcsin (sqrt2/2)??
*Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 10:18pm*

**trig**

Find another angle theta between 0 and 2pi that has the same cosine as 3pi/14
*Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 9:34am*

**Algebra **

algebra 2 trig: A food vendor at a stadium sells hot dogs for $2. At this price, she can sell about 500 hot dogs per day. For every $.25 increase in price, she will sell 25 less hot dogs. The vendor's revenue can be modeled by R=(500-25x)(2+0.25x) Use vertex form to find ...
*Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 11:45pm*

**trig**

let P be a point in Q1 such that the slope of the line connecting P to the origin is sq. root of 2 and the distance from P to the origin is 3 units. Find the coordinates of P, state all trig values for angle formed by the line and the positive x-axis, and the measure of said ...
*Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 8:48pm*

**trig**

Find the values of the other five trigonometric functions for angle S. a) cos S=1/3 and the terminal side of angle S is in Q1. b) tan S=-10/7 and the terminal side of S is in Q2. c) sin S=-5/14 and the terminal side of S is in Q3. d) sec S=13/11 and the terminal side of angle ...
*Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 8:08pm*

**trig**

Find the values of the other five trigonometric functions for angle S. a) cos S=1/3 and the terminal side of angle S is in Q1. b) tan S=-10/7 and the terminal side of S is in Q2. c) sin S=-5/14 and the terminal side of S is in Q3. d) sec S=13/11 and the terminal side of angle ...
*Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 8:03pm*

**TRIG**

Verify the following identity. 1) sin(x+y) __________ = tanx+tany cosxcosy 2) Write cos3x in terms of cosx I cannot figure out how to solve for identities they are so hard. Any help appreciated!:)
*Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 5:34pm*

**TRIG**

1) Find an angle that makes the statement true: costheta =sin(3theta+10degrees) 2) Verify this proof: sec(Pie -x)= -secx Can someone show me how to solve for these. Very much appreciated!
*Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 5:23pm*

**Math trig **

a ladder 24 feet long leans against the side of a building, and the angle between the ladder and the building is 25°. a) approximate the distance from the bottom of the ladder to the building. b)if the distance from the bottom of the ladder to the buliding is increased by ...
*Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 2:13pm*

**math c30 trig**

Determine the period length of y= 2/3 sin (3x/2 ) I had 3pi/2 but the correct answer is 4pi/3 how do you get that???
*Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 12:53pm*

**trig**

as a hot air balloon rises vertically, its angle of elevation from point P on level ground 110 kilometers from th epoint Q directly underneath the balloon changes from 15 degree 5' to 31 degree 45'. Approximately how far does the balloon rise during this period? a. 38....
*Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 12:45pm*

**trig**

If S is an element of [ 3pi/2 , 2pi ] what quadrant does the terminating side lie in and evaluate for sine theta
*Friday, October 21, 2011 at 4:12pm*

**trig**

Find value of tan75/2
*Friday, October 21, 2011 at 2:29pm*

**trig**

Q1: In a right-angle triangle the base is 50 m long and its height is 40 m .find its area
*Friday, October 21, 2011 at 1:26am*

**trig**

Solve system of inequalities by graphing Y<2-x Y>x+4
*Thursday, October 20, 2011 at 8:31pm*

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