Trigonometry Examples

Solve for ? tan(theta) = square root of 3
Take the inverse tangent of both sides of the equation to extract from inside the tangent.
Simplify the right side.
The exact value of is .
The tangent function is positive in the first and third quadrants. To find the second solution, add the reference angle from to find the solution in the fourth quadrant.
Simplify .
To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .
Combine fractions.
Combine and .
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
Simplify the numerator.
Move to the left of .