# Advanced Math

Find the values of x for which the equation sin x = -1 is true

2 pi n

pi/2 + 2 pi n

pi + 2 pi n

3 pi/2 +2 pi n

Can someone please help. I don't understand how to do this.

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
3. 👁 235
1. Sin x = -1 when x is 270 degrees, which is 3 pi/2 radians. If you add (2 n pi) to that, where n is an integer, you get the same value for the sin.

Therefore the correct answer is the last one.

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0

## Similar Questions

1. ### Math

1. Let (-7, 4) be a point on the terminal side of (theta). Find the exact values of sin(theta), csc(theta), and cot(theta). 2. Let (theta) be an angle in quadrant IV such that sin(theta)=-2/5. Find the exact values of sec(theta)

2. ### trigonometry

Find the values of s in the interval [0,pi/2] that make the statements true. 1. sin s=0.75438373 2. cos s=0.74241049 3. cot s=5.6394377 Can you tell me how you solve these.

3. ### math URGENT

Find all values of x such that sin 2x = sin x and 0 x 2π. (List the answers in increasing order.) x= x= x= x= x=

4. ### Calculus

Consider the function f(x)=sin(5x)/x. (a) Fill in the following table of values for f(x): x= -0.1 -0.01 -0.001 -0.0001 0.0001 0.001 0.01 0.1 f(x)= ( I need the values of f(x) for each x) (b) Based on your table of values, what

1. ### algebra

(1) Is the equation true false or open? 9p + 8 = 10p + 7 A. open;there is a variable ***** B. true;the expressions are all the same for all values of the variiables C. false;the expressions are never the same (12) Which equation

2. ### math

(1) Is the equation true false or open? 9p + 8 = 10p + 7 A. open;there is a variable ***** B. true;the expressions are all the same for all values of the variiables C. false;the expressions are never the same (12) Which equation

3. ### Calculus

Find the exact values of x in the interval [0, 4π] that satisfy the equation sin x = -√2 / 2 (refer to y = sin x or y = cos x )

4. ### Calculus

Find all values of x in the interval [0, 2π] that satisfy the equation. (Enter your answers as a comma-separated list.) 3 sin(2x) = 3 cos(x)

1. ### algebra

1. is he equation true , false, or open 5x+2=6x+11 open, there is a variable *** true, he expression are the same for all values of the variables false, the expressions are never the same which value is a solution of the equation

2. ### self-study calculus

Sketch the curve with the given vector equation. Indicate with an arrow the direction in which t increases. r(t)=cos(t)I -cos(t)j+sin(t)k I don't know what to do. I let x=cos(t), y=-cos(t) and z= sin(t). Should I let t be any

3. ### Calculus

Consider the function f(x)=sin(1/x) Find a sequence of x-values that approach 0 such that (1) sin (1/x)=0 {Hint: Use the fact that sin(pi) = sin(2pi)=sin(3pi)=...=sin(npi)=0} (2) sin (1/x)=1 {Hint: Use the fact that sin(npi)/2)=1

4. ### Calculus-HELP!!!!

Show that the function y=c_1 e^x cos(x)+ c_2 e^x sin(x) satisfies the differential equation y''-2y'+2y=0 for any values of c1 and c2, then find the values for those constants that solve the initial value problem y(0)= 1, y'(0)= -1