ok the book quotes sin and cos of 45 degress as 1/sqrt 2, but my calculator give the answer of 2/sqrt 2

I`m convinced the book is wrong , or am I nuts?

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- Apr 13th 2012, 08:34 AMdavellew69sin and cos 45 degress
ok the book quotes sin and cos of 45 degress as 1/sqrt 2, but my calculator give the answer of 2/sqrt 2

I`m convinced the book is wrong , or am I nuts? - Apr 13th 2012, 08:45 AMProve ItRe: sin and cos 45 degress
- Apr 13th 2012, 11:19 AMdavellew69Re: sin and cos 45 degress
thanks, I thought I was going nuts

- Apr 14th 2012, 01:39 PMHallsofIvyRe: sin and cos 45 degress
Did it ever occur to you to evaluate both 1/sqrt(2) and sqrt(2)/2 on your calculator?