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    Help solving trig equation

    So I have to solve the equation where 0degrees<x<360degrees

    My equation is tanx sinx - sinx = 0

    I have a better idea on how to do these when it deals with ^2 so you can factor which seems to set up the answer easier. However, I have not done one like this and do not know where to start. Can someone help?

    Thanks
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    Quote Originally Posted by jetguy35 View Post
    So I have to solve the equation where 0degrees<x<360degrees

    My equation is tanx sinx - sinx = 0

    I have a better idea on how to do these when it deals with ^2 so you can factor which seems to set up the answer easier. However, I have not done one like this and do not know where to start. Can someone help?

    Thanks
    Here are the first two steps:

    \sin (x) (\tan (x) - 1) = 0

    \Rightarrow \sin(x) = 0 or \tan(x) - 1 = 0.

    If you need more help, please show all your work and say where you are stuck.
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