# Algebra Examples

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Step 1

Replace the variable with in the expression.

Step 2

Step 2.1

Cancel the common factor.

Step 2.2

Divide by .

Step 3

Apply the reference angle by finding the angle with equivalent trig values in the first quadrant. Make the expression negative because cosine is negative in the second quadrant.

Step 4

The exact value of is .

Step 5

Multiply by .