# What are the six major trig functions?

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## What are the six major trig functions?

trigonometry, the branch of mathematics concerned with specific functions of angles and their application to calculations. There are six functions of an angle commonly used in trigonometry. Their names and abbreviations are sine (sin), cosine (cos), tangent (tan), cotangent (cot), secant (sec), and cosecant (csc).

## What are the 4 trig functions?

The trigonometric functions most widely used in modern mathematics are the sine, the cosine, and the tangent. Their reciprocals are respectively the cosecant, the secant, and the cotangent, which are less used.

## What are the 10 trigonometric identities?

Practice Questions From Class 10 Trigonometry Identities

- Prove √(sec θ – 1)/(sec θ + 1) = cosec θ – cot θ
- Prove (tan θ + sec θ – 1)/(tan θ – sec θ + 1) = (1 + sin θ)/cos θ
- Prove sec θ√(1 – sin2 θ) = 1.
- Given, √3 tan θ = 3 sin θ. Prove sin2 θ – cos2 θ = 1/3.
- Evaluate cos2 θ tan2 θ + tan2 θ sin2 θ in terms of tan θ.

## What are the 3 basic trigonometric identities?

There are three basic trigonometric ratios: sine , cosine , and tangent .

## How many trigonometric functions are there?

six trigonometric functions

The six trigonometric functions are Sine, Cosine, Tangent, Secant, Cosecant and Cotangent.

## Is Quadrant 4 positive or negative?

Quadrant III: Both x and y-coordinate are negative. Quadrant IV: x-coordinate is positive and y-coordinate is negative.

## What are the trigonometric functions?

Trigonometric functions Introduction to the six trig functions Functions of large and negative angles Inverse trig functions SOH CAH TOA memory aid Sine function (sin) in right triangles Inverse sine function (arcsin) Graphing the sine function

## What is the trigonometric ratio table for six functions?

The trigonometric ratio table for six functions like Sin, Cos, Tan, Cosec, Sec, Cot, are: Trigonometric Ratios/ angle= θ in degree 0 ° 30 ° 45 ° 90 ° Sin θ 0 1/2 1/√2 1 Cos θ 1 √3/2 1/√2 0 Tan θ 0 1/√3 1 ∞ Cosec θ ∞ 2 √2 1

## Are there really 27 new trig functions you’ve never heard of?

On Monday, the Onion reported that the ” Nation’s math teachers introduce 27 new trig functions .” It’s a funny read. The gamsin, negtan, and cosvnx from the Onion article are fictional, but the piece has a kernel of truth: there are 10 secret trig functions you’ve never heard of, and they have delightful names like “haversine” and “exsecant.”

## What is the difference between ha and Co in trigonometry?

In the table of secret trig functions, “ha” clearly means half; the value of haversine is half of the value of versine, for example. “Co” means taking the same function but with the complementary angle. (Complementary angles add up to 90 degrees.