(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Calculate tan(arcsin(1/7))

2. Relevant equations

arcsinv=x=> sinx=v

sinx= (opposite/hypotenuse) (in a right-angled triangle)

tanx= (opposite/adjacent)

3. The attempt at a solution

Well I realize that arcsin(1/7) is an angle. Let's call itv. I also know that arcsin(1/7) => sin(v) = 1/7.

So i try to picture myself a triangle like this:

After this I'm lost. I'd like to use tanx =o/a, but I only know the value ofo. I'm not sure how these kind of problems are solved. Any ideas?

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