How do I evaluate a trig function like without a calculator? Assuming that, since there is no unit, it's 4 radians...

Printable View

- December 4th 2012, 07:38 AMNervousIdle curiousity
How do I evaluate a trig function like without a calculator? Assuming that, since there is no unit, it's 4 radians...

- December 4th 2012, 07:46 AMPlatoRe: Idle curiousity
- December 6th 2012, 02:02 PMNervousRe: Idle curiousity
How would I construct a trig table?

- December 6th 2012, 02:25 PMskeeterRe: Idle curiousity
- December 6th 2012, 04:51 PMHallsofIvyRe: Idle curiousity
Although it is NOT the way trig tables are constructed, the simplest thing to do is to use "MacLaurin" series for sin(x):