Well, when you get the correct answer, you should quit. Why are you still streesing over it?

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Maybe you were expecting the answer in degrees? 133.433 deg

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If you are thinking about x as being an angle ("cosine" is a function- just because you talk about cos(x) it does not necessarily mean that x is and angle) then x= 2.3288...

**radians**.

Since radians corresponds to 180 degrees, 2.3288 radians= 2.3288 (180/3.14159)= 133.433... degrees.