# Math11U

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Simplify each trigonometric expression

a) Sin(theta)Cot(theta)-Sin(theta)Cos(theta)

c)(sin x + cos x)(sin x - cos x)+ 2 cos(squared)x

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= cosØ - sinØcosØ
= cosØ(1-sinØ)

(sin x + cos x)(sin x - cos x)+ 2 cos(squared)x
= sin^2 x - cos^2 x + 2cos^2 x
= sin^2x + cos^2x
= 1

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