hp 50g sin, cos and tan don't work (632 Views)
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djtriple
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Registered: ‎05-13-2013
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hp 50g sin, cos and tan don't work

I just bought a 50g off craigslist and after a couple of days of using it I noticed that the sin cos and tan are really off. tan 45=1.62 but on my hp 35s it's =1 and on my other calculators say it's =1. please help I have no idea what i could even be doing wrong.

 

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Miguel Angel Caporalini
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Re: hp 50g sin, cos and tan don't work

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Hi!, djtriple:

 

Welcome, to Forum!.

 

You can directly put in RAD or DEG, with ...

1: 45 DEG TAN.JPG or ...

 

1: 45 RAD TAN.JPG

 

The Tangent of 45, in RAD, is ... 

RAD.JPG RAD.JPG

 

The Tangent of 45, in DEG, is ...

DEG.JPG TAN DEG.JPG

 

With HP39GII, is equal ...

HP39GII TAN RAD.JPG HP39GII TAN DEG.JPG

 

With, Wolfram Alpha ...

WOLFRAM_0.JPG

 

WOLFRAM_1.JPG

 

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