Friday

May 6, 2016
Number of results: 4,153

**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*

**Trig/PreCalc**

Factor the Polynomial completely: 10x^4y-20x^2y^2
*December 29, 2008 by Nuna*

**trig/PreCalc**

Find all real zeros of the function y = -7 + 4
*March 23, 2010 by jodi*

**Precalc/Trig**

what angle does the line y=6/7x make on the xy plane with a positive x axis?
*October 20, 2012 by Liz*

**Precalc/Trig**

what angle does the line y=6/7x make on the xy plane with a positive x axis?
*October 20, 2012 by Liz*

**Precalc/Trig**

Find the smallest positive number t such that e^sin(t)=1/2
*October 20, 2012 by Liz*

**precalc/trig**

Write the partial fraction decomposition of the rational expression. 4x^2–19x+31/ (x+2)(x^2–4x+5)
*December 3, 2011 by Robert*

**Precalc/Trig 1**

What equation would you use to show that the point ((square root of 11)/(6), (5/6))is on the unit circle?
*October 8, 2012 by Greg*

**Trig/Precalc**

solve 6=e^0.2t Round your answer to the nearest hundredth Someone please help me - I don't understand this problem at all!
*April 19, 2012 by tabby*

**trig, precalc, math, algebra, trigonometry **

Rewrite: tan(cos^−1 (v)) as an algebraic expression in v. Please help me understand.
*May 5, 2016 by Veronica *

**precalc/trig**

Solve the Logarithmic equation algebraically. Give an Exact Answer and an approximation for x to four decimal places. 20 log(2x+2)=45
*December 5, 2011 by Alexander*

**precalc/trig help please**

The area of a circle is 18pi square meters. What is the radius (leaving answer in simplest radical form)
*February 21, 2012 by Carlee'*

**Precalc/Trig 2**

The point P lies in the 4th quadrant and is located on a circle of radius 2. Find the missing coordinate for P. (___, (negative square root of 3)).
*October 8, 2012 by Greg*

**Precalc/Trig**

Find all values of x, 0<x<(pi/2) for which (1/( root 3))<cotx<(root 3)
*October 10, 2012 by Patrick*

**Precalc with Trig**

What value(s) of x from 0 to 2pi solve the following equation: cos squared x - cos x - 6 = 0
*April 11, 2013 by Natalie*

**precalc/trig**

olve for the interval [0, 2pi]. cos(x+ pi/4)+cos(x- pi/4)=1
*November 29, 2012 by bob*

**precalc/trig**

Find the trigonometric form of the number. (Round any angles to two decimal places.) −8 − i
*November 29, 2011 by Alex*

**Precalc-possible or impossible (trig)**

is this possible? sec __=-.04
*December 8, 2008 by yv*

**Trig?Precalc**

write the rectangular equation x^2+y^2=6 in polar form. I do not want people to just post the answer! Please, show your work so that I can understand how to do these kinds of problems myself! Thank you and God Bless!
*April 19, 2012 by tabby*

**Trig/precalc**

Cos[x + (7 Pi)/4] + Cos[x - (7 Pi)/4] = 1
*February 12, 2013 by Joe*

**Precalc/Trig Word Problem**

From the top of a 200-ft lighthouse, the angle of depression to a ship in the ocean is 23 degrees. How far is the ship from the base of the lighthouse?
*October 8, 2012 by Greg*

**Precalc and trig**

cos^2 (x+a)-sin^2(a)= (cos x)(cos (2a+x)) prove using only side i worked on the left side...
*February 22, 2009 by hayden*

**Trig/PreCalc**

Teach me how to express 5sqrt3 - 5i in polar form please. I don't want you to do the work for me. Just show me the steps I need to do the work properly on my own. Otherwise I will not pass this class or the exam when I enter college, and I do not want to retake PreCalc. Its a ...
*April 13, 2012 by tabby*

**Trig/Precalc**

Find the greatest possible value of 5cos(x)+6sin(x). I know that it would be a good idea to look for identities that are in the form of acos(x)+bsin(x), but I can't seem to find any. Other than that I don't really know where to go with this problem. Any help would be much ...
*December 16, 2014 by majorbill*

**precalc and trig**

cos^2 (a+x) -sin^2 a=cos x * cos(2a+x)
*February 22, 2009 by hayden*

**Precalc+trig**

Solve tan(40/90) for the double angle cos(2theta). I know I use the x^2 + y^2 = r^2 formula and cos(2theta) = cos^2theta - sin^2theta. But I don't understand my answer
*March 4, 2015 by Anna*

**Precalc/Trig**

wave is modeled by the function ... h(t) = 3cos(p/10)*t What is the period of the wave (T) *frequency (F) is defined as the number of cycles of the motion per second. What is the relationship between F and T? Find the wave height (H) which is the vertical distance between the ...
*September 26, 2012 by George*

**Precalc/Trig**

evaluate the expression assuming that cos(x)=1/7, sin(y)=1/3, sin(u)=2/5 and cos(v)=1/3. what is cos(u+v)? sin(x-y)? and tan(u-v)?
*November 10, 2012 by Liz*

**Precalc/Trig**

I don't understand how to do these problems: Find two pairs of polar coordinates for each point with the given rectangular coordinates if 0 ≤ θ ≤ 2π. Round to the nearest hundredth, if necessary. 17. (2, -3) Answers: (3.61, 5.30) and (-3.61, 2.16) 19. (a...
*January 21, 2015 by Heather*

**Precalc**

Hello, good afternoon. I need help with my precalc hw. we are learning about finding zeros I dont which method I should use for this problem: if i is a zero of x^3+3x^2+ix+(4+i) what do i do? synthetic divison? or long division? when i did long division i got a werid ...
*October 14, 2008 by Samya*

**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.
*December 16, 2012 by Mia*

**Precalc**

Identify all of the trig functions that fit each description: 1. Has a amplitude of 1 2. Is discontinuous at odd multiples of π/2 3. Is continuous at odd multiples of π/2 4. Has sin x as a denominator value 5. Is completely bounded 6. Has the exxact same value at &#...
*September 22, 2015 by Anon*

**precalc h**

sin(theta)/1-cos(theta) + 1-cos(theta)/sin(theta) = 2csc(theta) That question makes absolutely no sense.. could someone help me? or lead me in the direction to figuring it out? and.. (Beside the trig functions is theta) 1+1/cos = tan^2/sec-1
*December 9, 2012 by sam*

**Precalc/Trig**

2 roads intersect at an angle of 60 degrees. A friend's mail box is 434 feet from that intersection and your mailbox is on the other road and is 525 feet from the intersection. How far is it from your mailbox to your friend's mailbox? I got 1016.66 feet, but that is wrong. ...
*December 4, 2014 by Heather*

**Precalc with Trig**

What value(s) of theta (0 less than or equal to theta less than or equal to 2pi) solve the following equation: cos squared theta - cos theta - 6 = 0
*April 7, 2013 by Natalie*

**Precalc Trig**

here's the question: solve for cos(2theta)=1 if you graph r= cos(2Theta) then graph r=1 you find that there are four places where the graphs intersect. however, when solved algebraically, there are two solutions which can be represented in an infinitely many format as: Theta...
*November 20, 2015 by Wulramm*

**Trig/Precalc**

a lamp post that is 8 feet high casts a shadow 5 feet long. how tall is the person standing beside the lamp post if his shadow is 3.5 feet long
*November 24, 2013 by Marusa*

**trig/precalc**

a plane flies 810 miles form Franklin to Centerville with a bearing of 75 degrees (clockwise from north). then it flies 648 miles from centerville to rosemont with a bearing of 32 degrees. find the straight-line distance and bearing from rosemont to franklin.
*January 20, 2011 by mimi*

**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*

**Precalc/Trig**

I have no idea how to solve this one problem: Round to two decimal places. Two observers 25 feet apart, sight to the top of the tree. If the angle of elevation to the top of the tree from the observer closest to the tree is 30 degrees and the angle of elevation from the ...
*December 1, 2014 by Heather*

**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*

**trig/precalc**

a car's flywheel has a timing mark on it's outer edge. the height of the timing mark on the rotating flywheel is given by y=3.55sin[x - (pi/4)]. graph one full cycle of this function. I was not taught how to graph a function like this, only the simple y= sin x and y= cos x ...
*April 10, 2012 by tabby*

**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*

**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.
*January 27, 2016 by Jane*

**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**

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*

**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*

**Trig/Precalc**

Two questions that I would really appreciate some hints on: 1) Circles with centers (2,1) and (8,9) have radii 1 and 9, respectively. The equation for a common external tangent can be written in the form y=mx+b with 0<m. What is b? 2) In triangle ABC, AB=BC, and BD is an ...
*January 20, 2015 by majorbill*

**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*

**precalc**

D(x) = x^2+2x E(x) = -2/(5x-1) D/E=
*September 8, 2015 by d*

**Precalc**

C(x)={(x,y)|y=4x-5} D(x)=x^2+2x C(D)=
*September 8, 2015 by June*

**Precalc**

D(x)=x^2+2x h(x)=7 h(D)=
*September 8, 2015 by June*

**precalc**

G(x)=2x+7 H(x)=1/(x+2) 1) H(G(x))= J: y=-3x^2 2) J(H(x))= 3) J/H=
*September 9, 2015 by a*

**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*

**Trig/Precalc**

The system of equations: |z-2-2i|=sqrt(23), |z-8-5i|=sqrt(38) has two solutions z_1 and z_2 in complex numbers. Find (z_1+z_2)/2. My first instinct on this problem was to square each equation given that the square of the magnitude of a complex number is much easier to deal ...
*February 16, 2015 by majorbill*

**precalc**

1. Solve |2x + 5|< 9
*November 3, 2009 by kim*

**PreCalc**

please h t t p : / / w w w . j i s k h a . c o m / d i s p l a y . c g i ? i d = 1 2 6 0 4 8 7 4 9 0
*December 10, 2009 by Joe*

**precalc**

(4^x2)^2 mulipled by 1/(4^5x)=64
*October 19, 2010 by sarah*

**Precalc**

2^(x) = 0 what should x be to get 0?
*January 27, 2011 by Amy*

**precalc**

solve x/x^2-4 - 1/x+2=2
*December 7, 2011 by 95*

**PRECALC**

6∑6(2^K-1) K=1
*February 20, 2013 by ally*

**MATH**

WHAT IS PRECALC
*December 4, 2013 by ASHLEY*

**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]*