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    Post Trig Function Graph shift

    Any help is appreciated...

    Explain how y = secx can be shifted to get y = csc x.
    Include equation.

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    Sec(x) has above graph

    Cosec(x) has graph as




    Now
    do you remember
    sin(\frac{\pi}{2} -x) = cos(x)

    Now what??
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    Quote Originally Posted by live_laugh_luv27 View Post
    Any help is appreciated...

    Explain how y = secx can be shifted to get y = csc x.
    Include equation.

    Thanks!
    sec(x-\frac{\pi}{2})
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    Thanks for the help
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