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Math Trig Ratios Question???

Determine the sin, cos and tan of the marked angle. Then determine the measure of the marked angle.

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  • 6 months ago
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    Sine == opposite/hypotenuse = 2/sqrt(29)

    Cosine == adjacent/hypotenuse = 5/sqrt(29)

    Tangent == sine/cosine = opposite/adjacent = 2/5

    theta = ASIN(2/sqrt(29)) = 20.4 degs.

  • David
    Lv 7
    6 months ago

    The angle is 21.8 degrees to the nearest tenth

  • 6 months ago

    Correction to oldprof's answer

    theta = ASIN(2/sqrt(29)) = 21.8º.

  • rotchm
    Lv 7
    6 months ago

    This is a right triangle, yes?

    The sin of the drawn θ is the length of the opposite side divided by the hypotenuse. What do you get?

    Whats the "formula", the rule for a cos ? For a tan?

    Your answers will follow.

    • oldprof
      Lv 7
      6 months agoReport

      Of course its a right triangle; that's what the box in one corner means. Standard notation.

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