law of cosines ...The minute hand on a clock is 8 cm long and the hour hand is 5 cm long. Give an expression for d, the distance between the tips of the hands, in terms of a, the angle between the hands.
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The minute hand on a clock is 8 cm long and the hour hand is 5 cm long. Give an expression for d, the distance between the tips of the hands, in terms of a, the angle between the hands.
You and mvho in the same class or something? This is very similar to the first problem in this thread: http://www.mathhelpforum.com/math-he...-problems.html . Same variables, too!
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