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1. How do you solve:
secx = 5cosecx
is there a trig identity relating them both together?
2. what does sec mean?
3. rewrite them as normal trig functions, and then use an identity related to tanx
4. (Original post by elvss567)
How do you solve:
secx = 5cosecx
is there a trig identity relating them both together?
Rewrite the equation using the definitions of sec and cosec in terms of sin and cos. Then see if you can rearrange into a simpler trig equation.
5. Thankyou everyone!!
6. (Original post by elvss567)
How do you solve:
secx = 5cosecx
is there a trig identity relating them both together?
Firstly:
Simplify each example...

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