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Factoring Cosine

  1. Sep 27, 2015 #1
    The Question:
    IMAG0038.jpg


    My Attempt:
    IMAG0041.jpg

    I use the 'Double Angle Formula' to get to the second line. Then multiply the sigma-x into whats in the brackets, then factor out at the end. I'm not sure how I reach the answer thats provided with the solution. Any help would be appreciated.

    Thank You.
     
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  3. Sep 27, 2015 #2

    FeDeX_LaTeX

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    You've pretty much already got the answer. Just expand that last line and re-arrange.
     
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