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In trisngle RST, angle S is a right angle and csc R=5/3. T=What is tan T?

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  1. sin R = 3/5 = r/s
    t^2 = 5^2 - 3^2 = 25 - 9 = 16
    so t = 4

    tan T = t/s = 4/5

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    posted by Damon
  2. Your answer is wrong. You forgot to switch csc into sin, therefore r=3, and s=5. Now we know that tan (T)= 4/3

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