Calculus: Early Transcendentals 8th Edition

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285741552
ISBN 13: 978-1-28574-155-0

APPENDIX H - Complex Numbers - H Exercises: 44

Answer

$-1$

Work Step by Step

To write the number as $a+bi$, we apply Euler's formula, $e^{iy}=\cos{y}+i\sin{y}$ $e^{-i\pi}=\cos(-\pi)+i\sin(-\pi)=-1+i*0=-1$
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