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Help with secant problem

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Homework Statement


Reduce to a single term:
I really have been spending a wretched time to solve that
tan (x/2)*(1+sec x)(1+sec 2x)(1+sec 4x)...................................(1+sec (2^n)x)


Homework Equations



tan (x/2)=2 tan (x/4) / 1- tan^2 (x/4)

can this ever help 1+tan^2=sec^2

The Attempt at a Solution



Please help!!!!!!!!!! me to get started
 

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Homework Statement


Reduce to a single term:
I really have been spending a wretched time to solve that
tan (x/2)*(1+sec x)(1+sec 2x)(1+sec 4x)...................................(1+sec (2^n)x)


Homework Equations



tan (x/2)=2 tan (x/4) / 1- tan^2 (x/4)

can this ever help 1+tan^2=sec^2

The Attempt at a Solution



Please help!!!!!!!!!! me to get started
I hav got my answer. Moderators delete this thread!
 
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How did you do it?
 
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I hav got my answer. Moderators delete this thread!
Why did ritwik06 post the question and xphloem ask for it to be deleted?
 

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