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A U.S. Coast Guard Response Boat leaves Charleston, South Carolina at 2:30 p.m. heading due east at an average speed of 46 knots (nautical miles per hour). At 5:00 p.m., the boat changes course to... more
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Prove the trig identities

3, 9 and 7. Use the above numbers to prove only three of these trig identities.sin x/ 1 + cos x = 1 - cos x/sin x1/ 1 + Cos x = csc^2 x - cot x/sinx x-sin x - cos x cot x= - csc x1 + tan x/ 1 + cot... more
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Proving trigonometric identities

Proof #1: 2proof #2: 9proof#3: 3a.) -sin x -cos x cot x =-csc xb.) 1+ tan x/ 1 + cot x = tan xc.) sin x/1 + cos x = 1 - cos x/sin x so I am supposed to prove the above numbers 2,9 and 3 and the can... more
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Trigonometry word problem

Mount Mayon is approximately 2,462m high. Standing several miles away, you estimate the angle of elevation to the top of the mountain is 30 degrees. Approximately how far away are you from the base... more
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How do you solve for t in 50 = 90sin(2pi*t / 26 + 3pi / 2) +115

50 = 90sin(2pi*t / 26 + 3pi / 2) +115I am not allowed to solve this by drawing a graph. Hence, I have to show working.I understand that I have to carry over the 115 and divide both sides by 90... more
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Write an equation for a ferris wheel problem

Hi, I've been struggling with this question for weeks despite having adequate knowledge of the topic. If anyone could solve this for me and provide an explanation it would be greatly appreciated.A... more
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Modeling Periodic Phenomena with Trigonometric Functions

Throughout any given month, the maximum and minimum ocean tides follow a periodic pattern. Last year, at a certain location on the California coast, researchers recorded the height of low tide,... more
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Solve cos x = -2/3 for 0 ≤ x < 2π (round to the nearest hundredth of a radian)

I received the values 131.81 and 228.209 which is incorrect. I've tried to come up with the correct answer multiple times. Solve cos x = -2/3 for 0 ≤ x < 2π (round to the nearest hundredth of a... more
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Solve 5 sin A - cos A = 0, for 0 ≤ A &lt; 2π (round to the nearest hundredth of a radian).

I have tried my hardest to answer this question correctly, but it is always in correct. Thanks for the help! (Solve 5 sin A - cos A = 0, for 0 ≤ A ≤ 2π (round to the nearest hundredth of a radian).
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The Top of the Billboard

The top of a billboard that is mounted on a base is 60 feet above the ground. At a point 25 feet from the foot of the base, the measure of the angle of elevation to the top of the base is one-half... more
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Application of trigonometric functions to do with a graph about high and low tides

If the trigonometric equation is y=0.9cos(pi over 12.5 multiplied by x) and the depth of the water at low tide is 0.4m what is the depth after low tide? (2.d.p)
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Find the values of the trigonometric functions of θ from the information given. sec θ = 6, sin θ < 0

I am not very sure how to go about this or start to answer it.
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find all values of theta (in radian) such that tan (2/3 theta) = - sqrt3, in the interval [0, 2pi)

 find all values of theta (in radian) such that tan (2/3 theta) = - sqrt3, in the interval [0, 2pi)
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Prove that cos(x)tan(x) divided by cosec(x)^2 equals cos(x)^3 divided by cot(x)^3

Prove that cos(x)tan(x) / cosec(x^2) = cos(x)^3 / cot(x)^3
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how high does the ladder reach on the building in feet?

A ladder of height 11 feet leans against a building so that the angle between the ground and the ladder is t∘, where 0<t<90. In terms of t, how high does the ladder reach on the building in... more
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Solve: sin2x-sin4x+sin6x=0

This question is from trigonometry chapter in mathematics of class 11th. "Cbse board"
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what is the domain of y=sqrt(tan(x))

y = sqrt ( tan(x) ) 
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Starting point for trig function

For the trigonometric function describing the average daily temperature in Toronto in the year 2016   The coldest day occured on February 1st with a temperature of -11 degrees celcius. The... more
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Limit of a cotangent function as x approaches infinity?

Is the limit well defined?Why or why not? the limit as x → ∞ of Cot ((x^2+1)/(x+3))
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fiind all solutions at interval [0,2pi] sin^2x - cos^2x = 0

 find all the solutions at the interval [0,2pi] for the equation sin^2 x - cos^2 x = 0
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word problem

Ms. Burbage wants to put 12 strips of different colored ribbon around the edge of a clock to help her first graders separate the hours. If the radius of the clock is 10 inches, then how long is... more
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The trigonometric ratio of 13pi/3 are same as that of?

pi/3, pi, pi/6 or 11pi/3??  

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