Practice Larger Trig Quantity 1

puremath

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Determine which quantity is larger without a calculator and then use the calculator to check your answer.

sin 2 or sin 3
 

MarkFL

La Villa Strangiato
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Are the angles in radians, or degrees? Just like with all functions, the arguments should be enclosed in parentheses.
 

puremath

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Are the angles in radians, or degrees? Just like with all functions, the arguments should be enclosed in parentheses.

1. Cohen did not enclose the arguments in parentheses.

2. There is a picture to be used with this question(s).

3. In terms of radians or degrees, I have to check the textbook again.
 

MarkFL

La Villa Strangiato
Math Helper
1. Suppose you type sin x + 2. I don't know whether you mean sin(x) + 2 or sin(x + 2). Parentheses removes that ambiguity and is why it is considered good form.
 

puremath

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1. Suppose you type sin x + 2. I don't know whether you mean sin(x) + 2 or sin(x + 2). Parentheses removes that ambiguity and is why it is considered good form.

Ok. Let me try to upload the related picture.
 

puremath

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Are the angles in radians, or degrees? Just like with all functions, the arguments should be enclosed in parentheses.

I could not upload the given circle picture here. So, we will skip all Larger Trig Quantity threads.
 
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