Hey Darrykwc
I believe you are trying to prove De Moivre's Theorem.
Find the proof here
De Moivre's formula - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
I'm having some problem recalling the trig identity.
I've work up till this part:
r^k . r^1 [Cos(k.theta)Cos(theta)-Sin(K.theta)Sin(theta)+i(Cos(theta)Sin(K.theta)+Co s(K.theta)Sin(theta)]
I need to reduce the above to its relevant trig identity to yield: r^(K+1) [Cos(K+1)theta + iSin(K+1)theta]
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Hey Darrykwc
I believe you are trying to prove De Moivre's Theorem.
Find the proof here
De Moivre's formula - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia