# Precalculus/Trig 3

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**Precalculus**

How would you solve this trig function: cos2x=sin^2-2 how do you know what trig identities to use?

**precalculus**

how you do you use the power-reducing formula to find the exact value of the trig function: sin^2(37pi/12)

**Precalculus/Trig 6**

Find the exact value of the following trigonometric functions: sin(13pi), cos(14pi), tan(15pi)

**Precalculus with Trig**

Rewrite the following expression as an algebraic expression in x: cos(arcsin(x))

**Precalculus**

Rewrite as single trig function: sin(8x)cosx-cos(8x)sinx I know I can simplify sin(8x) into 4sin2xcos2xcos4x, but I'm stuck after that

**Precalculus/Trig 5**

Find the exact value of thet following trigonometric functions: tan(5pi/6) tan(7pi/6) tan(11pi/6)

**Precalculus**

I'm interested in teaching myself Precalculus and would like to find a good book with lesson plans and assignments. Any ideas?

**Precalculus/Trig 3**

The degree measure of an angle theta is 40 degrees. What is the radian Measure of theta? at what point P does the terminal ray intersect the unit circle (what is the ordered paid P(____, ___)?

**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

**Precalculus**

Consider the equation 7sin^2x - (4sin2^x)/cosx = -1 a) Put the equation in standard quadratic trig equation form. Why is it 7sin^2x - 8sinx + 1 =0?

**trig/precalculus**

A crate weighing w pounds sits on a ramp positioned at an angle of x with the horizontal. The forces acting on this crate are modeled by the equation Mwcosx = wsinx, where M is the coefficient of friction. What is an expression for M in terms of x? A. M = tanx B. M = cotx C. M...

**trig/precalculus**

A crate weighing w pounds sits on a ramp positioned at an angle of x with the horizontal. The forces acting on this crate are modeled by the equation Mwcosx = wsinx, where M is the coefficient of friction. What is an expression for M in terms of x? A. M = tanx B. M = cotx C. M...

**Precalculus/Trig**

I can't seem to prove these trig identities and would really appreciate help: 1. cosx + 1/sin^3x = cscx/1 - cosx I changed the 1: cosx/sin^3x + sin^3x/sin^3x = cscx/1-cosx Simplified: cosx + sin^3x/sin^3x = cscx/1-cosx I don't know where to go from there. 2. (sinx + cosx)(tanx...

**Advanced Functions/Precalculus**

Trigonometry Questions 1.) Find the exaqct value of tan(11π/12) 2.) A linear trig equation involving cosx has a solution of π/6. Name three other possible solutions 3) Solve 10cosx=-7 where 0≤x≤2π

**precalculus**

find the values of the requested trig functions using the given value and quadrant in which the point corresponding to the angle lies. quadrant II; sinθ=4/5 find cosθ and tan θ

**Precalculus Test**

I have a precalculus test coming up and I'm not really understanding how to do everything. Please help. 1. Find the angle betweem 0 and 2pi which is coterminal to the angle -(7pi)/5. Now convert the angle you just found to degrees.

**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

**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/...

**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

**3-D Coordinates Polar coordinates Precalculus Trig**

The U.S.S. Lollipop is on assignment in the Atlantic Ocean. It travels from a longitude of 70 degrees west to 20 degrees west, along the latitude of 40 degrees north. How far does it travel? (Assume that the radius of the Earth is 6,400 km.) Erm I don't know how to solve this...

**Precalculus**

I've tried many times to get the equation to balance using trig identities like half-angle formulas, power-reducing formulas, and double angle formulas, but I couldn't get the equation to equal out. I only need to work one side to make it equal to the other, like a kind of ...

**precalculus**

Precalculus-------Give an example of three functions f,g,h none of which is a constant function such that? fog=foh but g is not equal to h. I tried with many functions but not getting like f=x g=1+x then h=?or any other example so that we get fog=foh

**trig**

What kind of reflections are the following trig functions? y = 3cos(x-1) y = sin(-3x+3) y = -2sin(x)-4

**trig**

What is the shift along x of the following trig functions? y = (3sinx/2) + 4 y = -2sin(x)-4 y = sin(-3x + 3)

**trig**

express the trig. ratios sinA,secA n tanA in terms of cotA.

**trig**

How do you solve cos(2arcsin 1/4) using inverse trig. functions??!! PLEASE HELP ME!

**Trig**

Find (if possible) the trig function of the quadrant angle. sec 3pi/2

**trig**

What kind of reflection does the trig function y = cos(4x/3 minus 1) have?

**trig**

What kind of reflection does the trig function y = cos(4x/3 minus 1) have?

**trig**

how do i do this? give the signs of the six trig functions for each angle: 74 degrees?

**trig**

simplify to a constant or basic trig function.. 1+tan(x)/1+cot(x)

**trig**

find the 5 trig ratios when sin theta = -5/13 and lies in quadrant 3

**Trig**

Does anybody know a good website that will help me with finding the six trig functions of a point NOT on the unit cricle?

**trig**

use the unit circle to find the exact value for all the trig functions of è=2ð/3.

**Trig**

find the exact values of the six trig functions of angle... sin(-315degrees) how do i do this?

**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

**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

**PreCalculus (PLEASE HELP, IM BEGGING!)**

Can anyone please explain these problems to me?? I really need help!I need to simplify these trig expressions but I don't understand how my teacher is doing it at all and I have a quiz on this tomorrow! I've really been trying but I just don't get it! 1)Mulitply: [cosx/(1-cosx...

**trig**

find the 5 other trig functions if cos(theta) = square root of 2/2 and cotangent is less than 0

**trig**

if (-12,5) is a pointon the terminal side of an angel 0 find the exact value of six trig funcation of 0

**trig**

what is the exact value of 7pi for all trig func.?

**Trig**

Find (if possible) the trig function of the quadrant angle.

**trig**

write a product of two trig functions that equals 1.

**Trig**

Solve the following trig equation 2cos(x-π/6)=1

**Trig**

csc thea= -2, quadrant 4. what are the six trig functions?

**trig**

TRIG Identities, Gr. 12: Prove: cot4x=1-tan^2x/2tan2x

**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

**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

**trig**

Let Q be an acute angle such that sinQ=.6. Find the values of the following using Trig Identities: cosQ and tanQ

**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

**Please help me with trig.**

One more problem.. Given sin t= 3/11 and cos t<0, find the values of the remaining 6 trig functions.

**trig**

how to i find the six trig values for (7pi/3)

**trig**

what's the single trig. function of cos6xcosx-sin6xsinx

**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.

**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 ...

**Precalculus Trig (Geometry)**

A large doorway has the shape of a parabolic arch. The doorway is 20 feet high at the top of the arch and 20 feet wide at the base. At a height of 10 feet above the floor, find the width of the arch. If you start the vertex of the parabola at 0,0, that means the equation ...

**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

**trig**

What is the range of the trig function sin(-3x+3)?

**Trig**

Trig Identity. 1-sin^2x/1-cosx

**trig**

write 2+2 squareroot of 3i in trig form.

**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

**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

**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!

**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

**trig**

combine fractions and simplify to a multiple of a power of a basic trig. function.? sin x/cot²x - sin x/cos²x

**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!

**Trig**

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

**trig**

Solving Trig Functions: How Do You Solve For Sin 7.5 Using Half-Angle and Double-Angle Identities?

**Trig**

Find values of all six trig functions if sin(theta)= 4/5 and theta is in the second quadrant.

**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.

**trig**

find the exact values of the six trig functions of theta equals six pi divided by 8

**trig**

2sin(4x)[(cos(3/2)x)(cos(5x/2)-sin((15/4)x)]+x can someone simplify this using trig identities?

**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)

**algebra/trig**

1.Find the domain f(x)=ã(x^(2)-9) 2. Find all six trig functions for (-3,4)

**Precalculus/Trig**

Prove the following identity: 1/tanx + tanx = 1/sinxcosx I can't seem to prove it. This is my work, I must've made a mistake somewhere: Converted 1/tanx: 1/sinx/cosx + sinx/cosx = 1/sinxcosx Simplified 1/sinx/cosx: cosx/sinx + sinx/cosx = 1/sinxcosx Found common denominator ...

**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 ...

**Math trig**

Hello guys. I am just wondering if tan^2 A (tan squared A) = sin^2 A /cos^2A And 2tan A = 2sin A / 2cos A This has been bothering me when I have to simplify trig. Thanks in advance.

**Please Help!!!!!!**

Decide whether the following problem can be solved using precalculus, or whether calculus is required. If the problem can be solved using precalculus, solve it. If the problem seems to require calculus, explain your reasoning and use a graphical or numerical approach to ...

**trig**

Find the exact values of the other trig functions of theta given sec theta=7 and sin theta is less than 0.

**Trig identity.**

I need help with verifying these trig identities: 1) sin4x = 4sinxcos - 8sin^3 x cos x 2) cos3x = cos^3 x - 3sin^2 x cos x

**trig**

Prove the following trig identity: 1 + sinx = sinx(1+cscx)

**trig**

how do i find six trig functions for cos(pi over 2-x)=3/5, cos x=4/5?

**Trig**

HELP!!!! I don't know how to do the trig identity with this problem csc^4 x-cot^4x= Csx^2 x + cot^2x

**trig**

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

**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?

**Math - Trig**

Hi I have a Trig question that i don't 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? ...

**trig**

use trig identities to rewrite: (1/(1-cos4v))-(1/(1+cos4v))

**Trig**

Prove the trig identity cos(4x)=2-sec^2(2x)/sec^2(2x)

**Trig**

Prove the trig identity cos(4x)=2-sec^2(2x)/sec^2(2x)

**trig**

prove the trig identity cos(4x) = 2-sec^2(2x)/sec^2(2x)

**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.

**Pre-Cal**

[Note: I'm still having issues with identities with regard to trig] Verify the Trig. identities: (a). cot(x+y)=(cotxcoty-1)/(cotx+coty) (b). sin0(cot0+tan0)=sec0 [Note: 0=theta symbol]

**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.

**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

**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!

**trig**

please help me. use trig. identities to find the exact value. tan 25° + tan 5° / 1- tan 25° tan 5°

**trig**

please help me. use trig. identities to find the exact value. tan 25° + tan 5° / 1- tan 25° tan 5°

**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

**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)