trig

how do i set this problem up?

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.

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 77
asked by Dave
  1. First you have to find what s and t equal. Then you can find tan(s + t)

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
    posted by Leo

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Trig

    Given: cos u = 3/5; 0 < u < pi/2 cos v = 5/13; 3pi/2 < v < 2pi Find: sin (v + u) cos (v - u) tan (v + u) First compute or list the cosine and sine of both u and v. Then use the combination rules sin (v + u) = sin u cos v + cos v

    asked by Nan on December 29, 2006
  2. Maths- complex numbers

    Find tan(3 theta) in terms of tan theta Use the formula tan (a + b) = (tan a + tan b)/[1 - tan a tan b) in two steps. First, let a = b = theta and get a formula for tan (2 theta). tan (2 theta) = 2 tan theta/[(1 - tan theta)^2]

    asked by Jake on February 13, 2007
  3. Calc

    I have a test soon.. and I really need to know how to do this problem.. please help!!! lim as x-->0 sin^2(x)/tan(x^2) the answer is 1, but I have no clue how to get that! Use series expansions. Look up Taylor expansion on google

    asked by Urgent on March 30, 2007
  4. Trigonometry

    Please review and tell me if i did something wrong. Find the following functions correct to five decimal places: a. sin 22degrees 43' b. cos 44degrees 56' c. sin 49degrees 17' d. tan 11degrees 37' e. sin 79degrees 23'30' f. cot

    asked by Anon on January 1, 2011
  5. 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.

    asked by Dave on May 3, 2010
  6. Calculus

    Okay so I have a question on my assignment that says: You are given that tan(y) = x. Find sin(y)^2. Express your answer in terms of x. I know its derivatives, and I've tried taking the derivatives of both etc, and got them both to

    asked by Tracy on October 21, 2006
  7. Trigonometry

    Find the exact value of tan(a-b) sin a = 4/5, -3pi/2

    asked by Dee on November 8, 2010
  8. Trig Identities

    Proving identities: 1) 1+ 1/tan^2x = 1/sin^2x 2) 2sin^2 x-1 = sin^2x - cos^2x 3) 1/cosx - cosx = sin x tan x 4) sin x + tan x =tan x (1+cos x) 5) 1/1-sin^2x= 1+tan^2 x How in the world do I prove this...please help... I

    asked by Deepa on February 17, 2013
  9. Trigonometry

    1.Solve tan^2x + tan x – 1 = 0 for the principal value(s) to two decimal places. 6.Prove that tan y cos^2 y + sin^2y/sin y = cos y + sin y 10.Prove that 1+tanθ/1-tanθ = sec^2θ+2tanθ/1-tan^2θ 17.Prove that sin^2w-cos^2w/tan

    asked by Alonso on January 1, 2013
  10. trigonometry

    1) Find the exact value of the expression: tan−1(tan(−120651/47π))... How do you find Tan(-120651/47pi)? I don't know how to find exact values, if it's not a recognizable value. 2)Find a simplified expression for

    asked by Dan on May 3, 2015

More Similar Questions