Trigonometric formulas,identites and equation

solve each equation for nonnegative angles less than 360deg or 2 pi

1)2cos x=3

2)sinxcosx=0

3)sin theta - cos theta=0

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- April 25th 2006, 07:35 PMcheesepieNeed help here
Trigonometric formulas,identites and equation

solve each equation for nonnegative angles less than 360deg or 2 pi

1)2cos x=3

2)sinxcosx=0

3)sin theta - cos theta=0 - April 25th 2006, 09:26 PMCaptainBlackQuote:

Originally Posted by**cheesepie**

means that

RonL - April 25th 2006, 09:27 PMearbothQuote:

Originally Posted by**cheesepie**

to 1) There isn't any real solution because in your problem cos(x) = 3/2.

But:

to 2) A product of two factors is zero if one (or both) factor is zero:

So

to 3)Add cos(x) to both sides of your equation and divide then by cos(x). You'll get the equation:

.

So

Greetings

EB - April 26th 2006, 12:59 AMcheesepie
thanx alot for ur reply .. :D