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Tangent Function on a Right Triangle
Learn About the Sine Function on a Right Triangle
The
tangent function
can be used on a
right triangle
. The tangent of an angle gives the ratio of the length of the
opposite
side to the length of the
adjacent
side.
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Clicking on the canvas, or
Entering
two
of the angle, opposite and adjacent.
Dimensions of the Right Triangle
Angle:
Degrees
Radians
Opposite:
Adjacent:
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What is the tangent function?
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