Geometry: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281159
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-115-6

Chapter 8 - Right Triangles and Trigonometry - 8-3 Trigonometry - Got It?: 1

Answer

Sine=$\frac{15}{17}$ Cosine=$\frac{8}{17}$ Tangent=$\frac{15}{8}$

Work Step by Step

The side opposite $\angle$G is 15. The side adjacent to $\angle$G is 8. The hypotenuse has a measure of 17. Sine=$\frac{opposite}{hypotenuse}$ = $\frac{15}{17}$ Cosine = $\frac{adjacent}{hypotenuse}$=$\frac{8}{17}$ Tangent = $\frac{opposite}{adjacent}$=$\frac{15}{8}$
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