How do you simplify \frac{\sec x}{\tan x}?

regatamin2 2021-12-13 Answered
How do you simplify secxtanx?
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Bertha Jordan
Answered 2021-12-14 Author has 37 answers
Use tanx=sinxcosx
And secx=1cosx
So, secxtanx=1cosxcosxsinx=1sinx=cscx
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Navreaiw
Answered 2021-12-15 Author has 34 answers
Let's use the definitions of secx and tanx to simplify this. We know
secx=1cosx and tanx=sinxcosx. Let's plug these values into our original expression. we get
1cosxsinxcosx=1sinxcscx
Therefore, secxtanx=cscx
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