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complete the identity sinq / cosq + cosq / sinq =

I'm not sure I'm coming up with
1 + cot q

  • Calculus -

    Use the Quotient Identities. (The "q" hints at that, too.) The Quotient Identities are the rules for tangent and cotangent.

  • Calculus -

    yes that's what I did I just wasn't sure if I came up with the correct answer ?

  • Calculus -

    The Quotient Identities are:

    tanx = sinx / cosx
    cotx = cosx / sinx

    All you have to do is substitute those into your equation.

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