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trig
Solve the right triangle with the given sides and angles. a = 3.0, B = 31.0°
Friday, June 21, 2013 at 11:46am

Physics (trig)
The height of an outdoor basketball backboard is 12 1/3 feet and the backboard casts a shadow 19 1/5 feet. Find the angle of elevation of the sun (answer in units of degrees). Can someone help me with the formula? Thank you!
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 9:10pm

trig
Find all values of ¸ in [0°, 360°) that satisfy the equation. 2 sin 2θ - √(3) = 0
Monday, June 17, 2013 at 9:47am

trig
Find all real numbers in [0, 2π) that satisfy the equation. cos 2x = √(2)/2
Monday, June 17, 2013 at 9:46am

trig
Find all angles in degrees that satisfy the equation. Round approximate answers to the nearest tenth of a degree. tan α = -1.85
Monday, June 17, 2013 at 12:58am

trig
Use a sum or difference identity to find the exact value. tan 25deg + tan 5deg / 1-tan 25deg tan 5deg
Monday, June 17, 2013 at 12:40am

trig
Find cos(A+B). cos A=1/3 and sin B=-1/2, with A in quadrant I and B in quadrant IV.
Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 11:20pm

trig
if 5sin theta + 12cos theta is equal to 13 find the value of tan theta
Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 8:41am

Algebra 3 and trig
An ocean liner is 177 miles due west of lighthouse A. Lighthouse B is 265 miles due south of lighthouse A. Find the distance from lighthouse B to the liner and the bearing of the ocean liner from lighthouse B.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 6:22pm

trig
for the given angle, name the quadrant in whihc the terminal side lies. -350deg
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 2:25pm

trig
identify the quadrant in which 0 lies. sin < 0 and sec > 0
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 2:02pm

trig
determine the period of the function. y = cot 4t
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 1:26pm

trig
Identify the quadrant in which θ lies. sin > 0 and tan < 0
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 7:59pm

trig
Find the trigonometric function value of angle θ. Cos θ = 2/7 and θ is in quadrant IV. Find sin θ.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 7:30pm

trig
The point (-3, 4) is on the terminal side of angle θ in standard position. Find cot θ.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 7:24pm

trig
Given that θ is an angle in standard position whose terminal side contains the given point, provide the exact value of the indicated function. (-2, -3) Find sec θ.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 4:31pm

trig
ferris wheel one has a 40ft diameter, revolves once every 30 seconds and is 5ft above ground. Ferris wheel two has a diameter of 20feet, revolves once every 15seconds and is 2 feet above the ground. each angular velocity?? each linear velocity??
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 3:26pm

math - trig
1. Find csc A, cos A and tan A of an angle A whose terminal side contains (– 12, – 5). 2. Find sin X, sec X and cot X of an angle X whose terminal side contains (– 3, 5).
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 4:11am

Trig
The angle of elevation from a point on the ground to the top of a tower is 37deg5'. The angle of elevation from a point 120 feet farther back from the tower is 29deg5'. Find the height of the tower (to the nearest foot).
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 7:06pm

Math Help
Permutation and combinations (Trig/alg2 class) In how many ways can all the letters in SEYCHELLES be arranged?
Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 11:51pm

MATH -
Permutation and combinations (Trig/alg2 class) In how many ways can all the letters in SEYCHELLES be arranged?
Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 2:52pm

Trig
Find the reference angle θ'. θ= -7pi/9
Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 11:55pm

Trig
Find the area of a sector with the given central angle θ in a circle of radius r. θ = 90°, r = 6 cm
Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 11:03pm

Math Trig Find Quadrant I II III IV
In which quadrant is the terminal side of angle A? A = -5π/6 a. Quadrant III b. Quadrant I c. Quadrant II d. Quadrant IV
Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 10:49pm

trig
what are the values of the angle in the interval 0<the angle<360 that satisfy the equation tan beta- radical 3=o
Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 10:57pm

trig
If (m+2)sin ø + (2m-1)cos ø = 2m+1 then tan ø is equal to
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 2:54am

Math-Trig
A ball is tossed up in the air at an angle of 70 degrees with the horizontal and with an initial velocity of 36 ft/sec. What is the position of the ball 1 second after it is released? When will the ball hit the ground? What is the maximum height the ball will reach? How far in...
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 2:47pm

trig
A security camera needs to be set so that the angle of view includes the area from a doorway to the edge of a parking lot.The doorway is 16m from the camera. the edge of the parking lot is 24m for the camera. the doorway is 28m from the edge of the parking lot. what angle of ...
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 12:49am

trig
in the diagram below.A,B and C are three points in the same horizontal plane and AD is a vertical tower.AC=AB=x and DC=DB.the angle of elevetion of D from C is alpha and DB^C=theta 1.express DC in terms of x trigonometry value of alpha 2.prove that BC=2xcostheta/cos alpha
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 10:54am

trig
please am stucked help me.in the diagram below.A,B and C are three points in the same horizontal plane and DC is a vertical tower.AC=AB=x and D^C=DB.the angle of elevation of D from C is alpha and DB^C=theta
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 7:31am

How to get quick responses to your math questions
Math is a wide subject, ranging from K to 11, college and university. Then there is algebra, trigonometry, geometry, arithmetic, calculus, number theory, ... etc. Not all teachers answer all math questions (many do). If you would give a little more detail on which branch of ...
Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 9:45am

trig
A hiker walks 900m east and 500m south .Find the bearing of the finishing position from the staring point?
Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 3:44am

trig
TRIG Identities, Gr. 12: Prove: cot4x=1-tan^2x/2tan2x
Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 2:56pm

TRIG Help help help test tommarow
A TV tower stands on top of the Empire State building. From a point (on the ground) 1150 feet from the base of the building, the angle of elevation to the top of the TV tower is 52 degrees. If the building is 1250 feet tall, what is the length of the TV tower?
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 6:48pm

TRIGONOMETRY
Can someone please give me a step by step answer on how to find the complex cube roots of 8(cos(4π/5)+isin(4π/5))? I need to know how to do this for my trig final next week.
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 5:01pm

TRIGONOMETRY
I don't understand how to convert -3-4i to polar coordinates. I need to know how so I am ready for my trig final next year. Can someone please show me step by step how to solve this? Thanks
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 3:31pm

TRIGONOMETRY
Can someone please show me step by step how to calculate the modulus and the argument for these complex numbers? I have a trig final next week and I am trying to finish this study guide so I am prepared. Thank you so much! If you can, please show my how you get the answer so I...
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 9:11am

TRIGONOMETRY
Can you please help me with this question on my study guide for my trig final? Thanks! I'd also appreciate if you can check out my other postings and check my work for some other study guide questions. I want to make sure I'm ready for my final. :) 4. Transform each ...
Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 11:29am

TRIGONOMETRY
Can you check my work, please? This is for a trig study guide for my final next week. I'd like to know if I'm doing this right. :) 2. The polar coordinates of a point are given. Find the rectangular coordinates of each point. a. (5,(π / 4)) b. (-2,(π / 6)) ...
Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 11:26am

TRIGONOMETRY
Can you please help me with this question on my study guide for my trig final? Thanks! I'd also appreciate if you can check out my other postings and check my work for some other study guide questions. I want to make sure I'm ready for my final. :) 3. The rectangular ...
Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 11:13am

trig
Sinxcosy(cotxtany-1)
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 12:16pm

trig
Sinxcosy(cotxtany-1)
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 12:15pm

trig
There are 15,000 endive lettuce seeds in an ounce and 300 seeds in a packet. The seeds cost $1.50 per packet. What is the cost, in dollars, of one ounce of seeds?
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 10:04am

trig
if 5cos A plus 3=0 and 180<A<360..without using a calculator and with the aid of a diagram,determine the value of 1.1 sinA plus cosA 1.2 tanA *sinA
Monday, May 13, 2013 at 11:52am

Trig
The postal service places a limit of 84 inches on the combined lenght and girth (distance around) of a package to be sen parcel post. What Dimensions of a rectangular box with square cross-section will contain the largest volume that can be mailed?
Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 11:32pm

TRIG
in an arithmetic sequence a1=4 and d=8 which term is 428 Show your work
Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 8:32pm

TRIG
what is the explicit formula for the sequence 3,7,11,15
Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 8:30pm

TRIG
determine the sum of the first 100 even integers SHOW YOUR WORK
Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 8:29pm

TRIG
the population of a certain city is 1.3 million people. if the population is growing at the rate of 4% per year what will the population be in 8 years
Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 8:28pm

TRIG
What is the 6th term of the geometric series with a1= -5 and r=2.5
Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 8:25pm

trig identites
since sin2x+√3cos2x=2sin(2x+60) find the general solution for the equation sin2x+√3cosx=0 thank you
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 7:35pm

math
simplify sin(540-2x) this is to do with trig
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 10:13am

Trig
Verify the identity. (secx + tanx)/(secx - tanx) = (1 + 2sinx + sin(^2)x)/cos(^2)x
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 2:16pm

Trig
Verify the identity. 1/(tanx-secx) + 1/(tanx+secx) = -2tanx
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 1:54pm

math trig
If a ferris wheel with a 20.5 meter radius, how high would one car be from the loding dock at these given angles trveled by the rider?: 90 135 180 225 270 315 405 450 495 and 540?
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 10:40am

math trig
If a ferris wheel has a radius of 20.5meters, how tall would a 45 degree angle be?
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 10:28am

Honors Trig
a plane is flying in the direction of 190 degrees with an air speed of 400 mph. Its course and ground speed are 200 degrees and 350 mph respectively. What is the speed and direction of the wind?
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 6:30pm

trig
The angle of depression as measured from the top of a 41 foot tower to a reference point on the ground is 65 degrees. How far away, to the nearest foot, is the reference point from the base of the tower?
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 2:41pm

Trig
Use sum and difference identitites to find the exact value of co 15 degrees
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 11:56am

trig identities
Find the exact value of cos (2theta) given csc theta = 8/3 and 0 < theta < pi/2
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 1:02am

trig
find the minimum and maximum value of sin100 degree plus cos100 degree
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 4:36pm

trig
If a flywheel 8 ft. in diameter rotates at 80 rpm., what is the linear velocity of a point on the outside edge, in feet per minute in terms of pi?
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 9:43am

Trig
cos[(tan^-1(3/4))+(cos^-1(9/41))]
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 10:10pm

Trig
csc thea= -2, quadrant 4. what are the six trig functions?
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 4:17pm

trig
A slide is attached to the side of a tree house. The height of the tree house is 6 less than double the distance from the baswe of the tree to the base of the slide. The length of the slide is 3 more than the height of the tree house. Find the length of the slide.
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 9:00pm

Advanced Functions/Trig
Prove the identity: cos^4 x + sin^4 x = 1 - (1/2)sin^2 (2x)
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 11:16am

Trig(I think)
Suppose oil spills from a ruptured tanker and spreads in a circular pattern. If the radius of the oil spill increases at a constant rate of 1m/s, how fast is the area of the spill increasing when the radius is 30m?
Monday, April 29, 2013 at 8:02pm

trig
at one point in the day, a tower that is 150 feet high casts a shadow that is 210 feet long. Find, to the nearest tenth of a degree, the angle of elevation of the sun at that point
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 12:10pm

trig
cos(t)=3/5 determine the exact value of t to the nearest degree
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 3:39pm

trig
solve the point given below is on the terminal side of an angle0. find the exact value of the six trigonometric functions of 0. (10,-10)
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 2:27pm

trig
how many solutions (answers) does this equation has? sinx=sin1
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 1:53pm

trig
how to do this? how much does this equals? 2cos160*cos140*cos100
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 1:49pm

trig
Convert 11pi/5 radians into degrees.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 1:45pm

trig
Convert 11pi/5 radians into degrees.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 1:45pm

Trig
A parabola has its vertex on the graph of the line y=3x+1 and passes through (1,10). If it is the same size,? shape, and direction as the graph of y=3x^2, find the equation (s) of all possible parabolas Thanks!!!
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 6:39am

Trig
Convert 2xy = 1 to polar form.
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 7:04pm

Trig
Rewrite -2x^2 + sqrt(3)xy - y^2 +2 = 0 with the xy term eliminated. Round terms to nearest hundredth.
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 6:39pm

trig
A kite is in the shape of a quadrilateral with two pair of congruent adjacent sides. The lengths of two sides are 20.0 inches and the lengths of the other two sides are 35.0 inches. The two shorter sides meet at an angke of 115 degrees. A. Find the length of the diagonal ...
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 6:09pm

trig
Two tracking stations are on the equator 135 miles apart. A weather balloon is located on a bearing of N 37 degrees E from the weastern station and on a bearing of N 19 degrees E from the eastern station. How far is the balloon from the weastern station?
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 3:32pm

trig
A pole is braced by two wires that extended from the top of the pole to the ground. The lengths of the wires are 16 feet and 18 feet and the measure of the angle between the wires is 110 degrees. Find, to the nearest foot, the distance between the points at which the wires are...
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 2:45pm

Trig
A plane has a speed of 250mph and flies with a bearing of N35degE. The wind is blowing from the west at 25 mph with a heading of due east. What is the actual speed and heading of the plane? Round to one decimal place.
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 1:05pm

Advanced Functions/Trig
Prove the following: sin(x+y)sin(x-y) = cos^2 (y) - cos^2 (x)
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 11:47am

Trig
This has to do with vectors...I'm wondering if I set up the diagram correctly? A plane has a speed of 250mph and flies with a bearing of N35degE. The wind is blowing from the west at 25 mph with a heading of due east. What is the actual speed and heading of the plane?
Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 4:50pm

Trig
This has to do with dot products (I can't make the arrow above the u, i, or j). Given u = 4i - 6j and v = -3i + 5j, find 4u-(1/2)v Am I just supposed to plug in what u and v are equal to in 4u-(1/2)v? If so, is the answer (35/2i - 53/2j)
Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 4:15pm

trig
Solve exactly over the indicated interval: 2sinx+cscx=3, 0<theta<360
Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:03am

Trig
A 12 foot ladder leans against a building. The top of the ladder leans against the wall 10.5 feet from the ground. What is the angle formed by the ground and the ladder? Assume its a right triangle.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 11:52pm

Trig
solve over the indicated interval expressed in degrees to 2 decimal places. sec(theta/2)=1.4275, 0<theta<360degrees
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 11:25pm

trig
solve exactly over the indicated interval: cot(theta)=0, all real numbers
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 9:33pm

trig
Find minimum value of 2cos x + 2cos y
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 8:31am

trig
Find minimum value of 2cos x + 2cos y
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 8:28am

trig
Find minimum value of 2cos x + 2cos y
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 8:27am

Math-Trig
Find all angles in degrees that satisfy each equation. tan(a)+rad3=0
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 5:32pm

Trig
From a certain distance from the base of a Giant Sequoia tree a surveyor determines that the angle of elevation to the top of the tree is 47deg. The surveyor then walks 100 feet away from the tree and determines that the angle of elevation to the top of the tree is now 37deg. ...
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 5:06pm

Trig
Rewrite 6x^2 - sqrt(3)xy + 5y^2 - 9 = 0 with the xy term eliminated.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 12:12pm

Trig
Convert this equation so that it could be entered into a calculator in the standard y= format. x^2 - 4xy + 4y^2 - 8y + 2 = 0
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 12:11pm

Trig
Solve the multiple-angle equation. (Enter your answers as a comma-separated list. Let n be any integer. Enter your response in radians.) sec 9x = 2
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 8:47pm

math
In right triangle ABC, a = 52 ft and c = 63 ft. Which of the following trig ratios of angle B, would combine the given sides?
Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 4:57pm

Maths-trig
Prov tht 1-sin2X/sinX-cosX=sinX-cosX
Friday, April 12, 2013 at 3:11pm

trig
an airplane has an airspeed of 430 miles per hour at a bearing of 135 degrees. the wind velocity is 35 miles per hour in the direction N30degreesE. Find the resultant speed and direction of the plane.
Friday, April 12, 2013 at 1:25pm

trig
What happens when you try to elevate sin-1(3/2)?
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 5:19pm

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