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October 7, 2015
Number of results: 11,893

**Trigonometry/Geometry - Inequalities**

Let a, b, and c be positive real numbers. Prove that sqrt(a^2 - ab + b^2) + sqrt(a^2 - ac + c^2) is greater or equal to sqrt(b^2 + bc + c^2). Under what conditions does equality occur? That is, for what values of a, b, and c are the two sides equal? This looks like a geometry...
*December 7, 2013 by Sam*

**Geometry.**

HELP WITH ALOT OF QUESTIONS? TRIG? I don't get any concepts.
*January 24, 2010 by Amy.*

**Geometry/trig**

How do I find the geometric mean between 12 and 2.4?
*March 3, 2011 by Shannon*

**Geometry**

30-60-90 triangle has a hypoteneuse of 10 use trig to find the short side
*August 3, 2011 by Christa*

**Geometry**

I am having trouble with this question. I do not know where to begin. I am in Trig now and we are doing review but I forgot everything that I learned in Geometry. I want to understand how to do this problem. "a picture measures 20 cm by 25 cm. the width of the matting and ...
*January 27, 2015 by Hutch*

**geometry**

1.in which geometry do lines no contain an infinite number of points? (a) plane coordinate geometry (b) discrete geometry (c) graph theory 2. in which geometry do points have thickness? (a) plane coordinate geometry (b) discrete geometry (c) graph theory i think the answer is...
*August 30, 2011 by SoccerStar*

**Geometry/Trig.**

Let angle A be and acute angle in a right triangle. Approximate the measure of andgle A to the nearest tenth of a degree. cos A = 0.11
*January 30, 2011 by Chica*

**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
*December 5, 2011 by Joshua*

**calculus**

1. what trig function has an amplitue of 1 and negative values for angles between π/2 and π? 2. what trig function never crosses the x-axis and has a value of 2 at π/6? are these correct? 3. what trig function has a period of π and is undefined for -π/...
*September 28, 2015 by anon*

**I need an answer--molecular/electron geometry**

Can anyone help me out with the differences between electron geometry and molecular geometry for SCl6? I think the molecular geometry is octahedral, but I'm not so sure for the electron geometry. Thanks :) *My earlier post wasn't answered, so I'd appreciate some help please =]
*February 8, 2011 by Kate*

**Molecular and Electron geometry**

Can anyone help me out with the differences between electron geometry and molecular geometry for SCl6? I think the molecular geometry is octahedral, but I'm not so sure for the electron geometry. Thanks :) *My earlier post wasn't answered, so I'd appreciate some help please =]
*February 8, 2011 by Kate*

**math**

could someone please refresh my memory of the basic trig functions? ex) cos^2 + sin^2 = 1? That is a trig identity. http://www.sosmath.com/trig/Trig5/trig5/trig5.html
*April 12, 2007 by raychael*

**Geometry/Trig**

A plane is flying and show an air speed of 130 mi/h. However, there is a 20 mi/hr crosswind. What is the resulting speed of the plane.
*March 3, 2014 by Anna*

**Geometry/trig**

A ladder, 17 feet long, leans against a wall at a 49 degree angle to the ground. How far up the wall does the ladder reach?
*March 9, 2012 by Leana *

**trig**

What kind of reflections are the following trig functions? y = 3cos(x-1) y = sin(-3x+3) y = -2sin(x)-4
*April 21, 2008 by Joshua*

**trig**

What is the shift along x of the following trig functions? y = (3sinx/2) + 4 y = -2sin(x)-4 y = sin(-3x + 3)
*April 21, 2008 by Amandeep*

**trig**

express the trig. ratios sinA,secA n tanA in terms of cotA.
*May 7, 2011 by Anonymous*

**trig**

How do you solve cos(2arcsin 1/4) using inverse trig. functions??!! PLEASE HELP ME!
*May 9, 2011 by Tor*

**Trig**

Find (if possible) the trig function of the quadrant angle. sec 3pi/2
*June 6, 2011 by Master chief*

**trig**

What kind of reflection does the trig function y = cos(4x/3 minus 1) have?
*April 21, 2008 by Priya*

**trig**

What kind of reflection does the trig function y = cos(4x/3 minus 1) have?
*April 22, 2008 by Chaitanya*

**trig**

how do i do this? give the signs of the six trig functions for each angle: 74 degrees?
*December 3, 2008 by Tay*

**trig**

simplify to a constant or basic trig function.. 1+tan(x)/1+cot(x)
*March 14, 2010 by hilde*

**trig**

find the 5 trig ratios when sin theta = -5/13 and lies in quadrant 3
*September 14, 2011 by karen*

**trig**

use the unit circle to find the exact value for all the trig functions of è=2ð/3.
*February 1, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Precalculus**

How would you solve this trig function: cos2x=sin^2-2 how do you know what trig identities to use?
*August 6, 2011 by Jess*

**Trig**

find the exact values of the six trig functions of angle... sin(-315degrees) how do i do this?
*September 1, 2011 by ALISON*

**trig**

I don't know to find the derivative of the following trig functions. Please help. f(x)= cotx h(x0= secx i(x)= cscx
*January 19, 2012 by Claire*

**trig**

I don't know to find the derivative of the following trig functions. Please help. f(x)= cotx h(x)= secx i(x)= cscx
*January 19, 2012 by Claire*

**Trig**

Does anybody know a good website that will hlp me with finding the six trig functions of a point NOT on the unit cricle?
*September 16, 2009 by Anonymous*

**trig**

find the 5 other trig functions if cos(theta) = square root of 2/2 and cotangent is less than 0
*June 9, 2010 by kelly*

**trig**

if (-12,5) is a pointon the terminal side of an angel 0 find the exact value of six trig funcation of 0
*June 19, 2014 by sal*

**trig**

what is the exact value of 7pi for all trig func.?
*February 1, 2010 by claire*

**Trig**

Find (if possible) the trig function of the quadrant angle.
*June 6, 2011 by Master chief*

**trig**

write a product of two trig functions that equals 1.
*November 6, 2011 by Dani*

**Trig**

Solve the following trig equation 2cos(x-π/6)=1
*January 31, 2012 by Matt*

**Trig **

csc thea= -2, quadrant 4. what are the six trig functions?
*May 6, 2013 by Shay*

**trig**

TRIG Identities, Gr. 12: Prove: cot4x=1-tan^2x/2tan2x
*May 23, 2013 by Josh*

**trig**

What is the shift along x of the trig function y = cos(4x/3 minus 1)? Any link of proof would be appreciated if you have one Thank you
*April 21, 2008 by Priya*

**trig**

What is the shift along y of the trig function y = cos(4x/3 minus 1)? Any link of proof would be appreciated if you have one Thank you
*April 21, 2008 by Priya*

**trig**

Let Q be an acute angle such that sinQ=.6. Find the values of the following using Trig Identities: cosQ and tanQ
*July 27, 2010 by student*

**Trig**

Use Trig identities to verify that sec^4(x)-tan^4(x)=1+2tan^2(x), Only work with one side of the equation
*March 1, 2011 by Anonymus*

**trig**

how to i find the six trig values for (7pi/3)
*January 12, 2010 by Rak*

**trig**

what's the single trig. function of cos6xcosx-sin6xsinx
*May 17, 2012 by MIK*

**Trig-Weird Geometry Problem**

Determine all triangles ABC for which tan(A-B)+tan(B-C)+tan(C-A)=0. There's a hint: "Can you relate A-B to B-C and C-A?" Should I apply the tangent difference formula (tan(x-y))? Help would be appreciated, thanks.
*December 5, 2013 by Sam*

**trig**

Suppose that q is in standard position and the given point is on the terminal side of q. Give the exact value of the indicated trig function for q.
*February 21, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Molecular and Electron geometry**

Can anyone help me out with the differences between electron geometry and molecular geometry for SCl6? I think the molecular geometry is octahedral, but I'm not so sure for the electron geometry. Thanks :)
*February 7, 2011 by Kate*

**geometry**

Geometry riddl How did they like the story about towel manufacturing? Also, where can I find geometry worksheets on plane and simple? ? ? ?
*September 26, 2006 by Debra*

**Trig**

The next two steps in solving this trig identity question are ??? 1/csctheta x costheta x sintheta x sectheta = sinsqtheta arghhh need help please
*December 17, 2011 by Don*

**trig**

What is the range of the trig function sin(-3x+3)?
*April 21, 2008 by Chaitanya*

**Trig**

Trig Identity. 1-sin^2x/1-cosx
*May 15, 2011 by Jill*

**trig**

write 2+2 squareroot of 3i in trig form.
*May 17, 2012 by ky*

**geometry**

In parallelogram TRIG, m∠R = 2x + 19 and m∠G = 4x - 17. What is m∠T
*February 26, 2012 by miguel*

**trig 26**

simplify to a constant or trig func. 1. sec ²u-tan ²u/cos ²v+sin ²v change expression to only sines and cosines. then to a basic trig function. 2. sin(theta) - tan(theta)*cos(theta)+ cos(pi/2 - theta) 3. (sec y - tan y)(sec y + tan y)/ sec y combine fractions and simplify to a...
*March 14, 2010 by hilde*

**Math- gr.12 Trig. **

Hi, could someone explain to me how to use a counterexample in trig to prove whether something is either an identity or equation? For ex. how would you do that with this question? sec^2x-tan^2x= cos x
*January 11, 2010 by May*

**trig**

Getting ready for trig semester finals. Can't figure out how they are simplifying these equations. (these are the review not actual test) tanx-sqr3=2tanx and 2sin^2+sinx=0
*December 11, 2011 by Josh*

**Trigonometry**

Use the trig Identities to find the other 5 trig functions. Problem 7.)Tan(90-x)=-3/8 8.)Csc x=-13/5 9.)Cot x=square root of 3 10.)Sin(90-x)=-.4563 11.)Sec(-x)=4 12.)Cos x=-.2351 I need HELP!
*January 5, 2010 by Jennifer*

**trig**

I am currently taking a trig class. I need help understanding how to solve for sin,cos, and tan in problems which give an angle and a side length or the hypotenus. Any help would be muchly appreciated
*February 11, 2015 by Ben*

**trig**

combine fractions and simplify to a multiple of a power of a basic trig. function.? sin x/cot²x - sin x/cos²x
*March 15, 2010 by hilde*

**trig**

I have heard that trig CAN be super easy, that there are just, like, 10 rules you need to memorize then all the problems are easy. ... Does anyone know what these are? Thanks!
*April 7, 2008 by jennifer*

**Trig**

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

**trig**

Solving Trig Functions: How Do You Solve For Sin 7.5 Using Half-Angle and Double-Angle Identities?
*September 22, 2010 by Spy[c]*

**Trig**

Find values of all six trig functions if sin(theta)= 4/5 and theta is in the second quadrant.
*August 23, 2011 by Lucy*

**Geometry- trig ratio**

An observer (o) spots a plane flying at a 55 degrees angle to his horizontal line of sight. if the plane is flying at an altitude of 21,000 ft, what is the distance (x) from the plane (p) to the observer (o)?
*April 15, 2014 by Anonymous *

**trig**

If cos 0 = - 1/2 and tan 0 > 0, find the quadrant that contains the terminal side of 0, and then find the exact values of the other five trig functions of 0.
*May 14, 2011 by shawn*

**Geometry/Trig.**

For acute angle Aof a right triangle, find tan A by using the 45-45-90 Triangle Theorem or the 30-60-90 Triangle Theorem. measure of angle A=45 degrees.
*January 30, 2011 by Chica*

**trig**

find the exact values of the six trig functions of theta equals six pi divided by 8
*October 17, 2011 by don*

**trig**

2sin(4x)[(cos(3/2)x)(cos(5x/2)-sin((15/4)x)]+x can someone simplify this using trig identities?
*May 13, 2012 by Brianna*

**trig**

Determine if the value of each trig function is positive, negative, zero, or undefined. a) tan 310 degrees b) cos 7pi/6 c) sin -245 degrees d) sec( -7/2)
*January 26, 2012 by Anonymous*

**geometry/trig**

Initially a fifty foot ladder rests against a wall. As I start to climb it, the ladder slides down, finally stopping such that the ladder touches the wall at a point 8 feet below where it originally touched the wall. During the slide, the base of the ladder slid 16 feet from ...
*April 15, 2015 by eman*

**algebra/trig**

1.Find the domain f(x)=ã(x^(2)-9) 2. Find all six trig functions for (-3,4)
*June 8, 2011 by Mike*

**Trig**

HELP!!!! I dont know how to do the trig identity with this problem csc^4 x-cot^4x= Csx^2 x + cot^2x
*March 8, 2012 by Quetzally*

**trig**

hi, I have a placement test coming up tomorrow, and I'm pretty confident about all the stuff that's going to be there except trigonometry. I took trig two years back and I understood it very well. But now it's been so long and I can't even remember the basics. Is there any ...
*June 1, 2010 by y912f*

**Geometry/trig**

A plane is flying due south at a speed of 300 mph. The wind is blowing from the west at a speed of 40 mph. Find the resultant speed of the plane and the direction of the plane
*February 6, 2012 by Lezah*

**trig**

Find the exact values of the other trig functions of theta given sec theta=7 and sin theta is less than 0.
*May 8, 2011 by Nick*

**trig**

Prove the following trig identity: 1 + sinx = sinx(1+cscx)
*November 4, 2009 by Anonymous*

**trig**

how do i find six trig functions for cos(pi over 2-x)=3/5, cos x=4/5?
*October 19, 2010 by Anonymous*

**trig**

how to graph thr trig function f(x)3x-180)+2 and the parent function?
*January 7, 2013 by kim*

**Geometry **

For each property listed from plane Euclidean geometry, write a corresponding statement for non-Euclidean spherical geometry. A line segment is the shortest path between two points Hey guys I want to know how to do this and can you help me with this question?
*May 29, 2011 by Anonymous*

**graphing trig functions**

for graphing basic trig functions such as y=2sinx or y=1/3cosx, how do you know what the points are to graph with out using a calculator?
*May 18, 2012 by bkue*

**Trig**

Prove the trig identity cos(4x)=2-sec^2(2x)/sec^2(2x)
*April 13, 2010 by leo*

**Trig**

Prove the trig identity cos(4x)=2-sec^2(2x)/sec^2(2x)
*April 14, 2010 by kristina*

**trig**

prove the trig identity cos(4x) = 2-sec^2(2x)/sec^2(2x)
*April 14, 2010 by kevin*

**trig**

use trig identities to rewrite: (1/(1-cos4v))-(1/(1+cos4v))
*August 26, 2011 by liz*

**trig**

Write the expression and evaluate. There is only one answer whIch should match the range of the inverse trig function. Sec^-1(-2) I got 2pi/3 could someone tell me if that is right? And if not, could someone please explain how to get the answer.
*September 5, 2011 by Charles*

**Trig-Geometry - Law of sines and cosines**

Hello everyone, I've been struggling on this problem for quite some time. It would be appreciated if you could help. Thanks. (The website is the diagram, it is a screenshot) In the diagram below, triangle ABC has been reflected over its median AM to produce triangle AB'C'. If ...
*November 24, 2013 by Sam*

**Trig**

How do i set this trig problem up? PLEASE help me. Find tan (s + t) given that sin s = 1/4, with s in quadrant 2, and sin t = -1/2, with t in quadrant 4.
*May 3, 2010 by Dave*

**Math - Trig**

Hi I have a Trig question that i dont understand, can someone please explain how to solve for it using cosine law?? A Clock with a radius of 15 cm has an 11 cm minute hand and a 7 cm hour hand. How far apart, to the nearest centimetre, are the tips of the hands at each time? a...
*April 30, 2008 by Mark*

**Trig**

A ramp 38' long rises to a platform. The bottom of the platform is 20' from the foot of the ramp. Find x , the angle of elevation of the ramp. Round your answer to the nearest hundredth of a degree. After this question I'm done with TRIG!!! Thanks
*May 15, 2011 by Rachal*

**trig**

how would you verify this trig identity (1+cos(x) / 1-cos(x)) - (1-cos(x) / 1+cos(x)) = 4cot(x)csc(x) ? help please!
*June 25, 2008 by amanda*

**trig**

please help me. use trig. identities to find the exact value. tan 25° + tan 5° / 1- tan 25° tan 5°
*April 30, 2010 by ann*

**trig**

please help me. use trig. identities to find the exact value. tan 25° + tan 5° / 1- tan 25° tan 5°
*April 30, 2010 by ann*

**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 ...
*May 25, 2013 by MathMate*

**trig**

FInd the exact value pf the 6 trig function of alpha Given: point (-2,-6) on the terminal side of the angle in standard position sin alpha cos alpha tan alpha sec alpha csc alpha cot alpha
*June 7, 2011 by jacara*

**Proof math problem help? Please help if you can!**

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 ...
*January 15, 2013 by Knights*

**trig**

Write the expression and evaluate. There is only one answer whIch should match the range of the inverse trig function. Sec^-1(-2) Sec^-1(-sqrt2) Tan^-1(-sqrt3) Tan^-1(sqrt3)
*September 3, 2011 by Anonymous*

**trig**

find each value by referring to the graphs of the trig functions. 1. sec 4 pi...i got 0 Find the values for theta for which each equation is true. csc (theta)=1 i got pi over 2 +2 pi n
*October 26, 2008 by gaby*

**Trig/Pre-Calc**

Need help with current Trig problem for tomorrow: Solve the logarithmic equation algebraically. Approximate the result to three decimal places. 6log3(0.5x)=11 I know to start off the equation you divide by 6. I know the answer is 14.988. I just am puzzled on how to receive the...
*May 16, 2011 by Eric*

**math (final trig problem)**

Solve for x on the interval [0,π/2): cos^3(2x) + 3cos^2(2x) + 3cos(2x) = 4 I havent done trig for a while so what exactly does that mean in solving for x on that interval and how would i go about doing that? Where are you getting these tough trig questions?? how about ...
*April 30, 2007 by jacob*

**trig**

How do I prove these trig identities? secx-cosx/tanx =sinx And 1+sinx/cosx+ cox/ 1+sinx=2secx
*May 15, 2011 by Jill*