# Trigonometry Examples

To find the between the x-axis and the line between the points and , draw the triangle between the three points , , and .

Opposite :

Adjacent :

Remove parentheses around .

One to any power is one.

Remove parentheses around .

Raise to the power of .

Add and .

therefore .

Multiply by .

Simplify.

Combine.

Raise to the power of .

Raise to the power of .

Use the power rule to combine exponents.

Add and .

Rewrite as .

Approximate the result.