User Tools

Site Tools


el:tan

Differences

This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

Link to this comparison view

el:tan [2016/01/01 22:40] (current)
Line 1: Line 1:
 +===== Tan =====
 +==== Format ====
 +**tan** ( //​expression//​ )
 +==== Description ====
 +Computes the tangent of //​expression//​. //​Expression//​ must be in radians.
 +==== Note ====
 +The tan function does not produce an exact result.
 +==== See Also ====
 +[[acos|Acos]],​ [[asin|Asin]],​ [[atan|Atan]],​ [[sin|Sin]],​ [[cos|Cos]],​ [[degrees|Degrees]],​ [[radians|Radians]]
 +==== Example ====
 +<​code>​
 +clg
 +color black
 +# draw a line across the graphic output
 +line 0,​150,​300,​150
 +# where do we start
 +lastx = 0
 +lasty = tan(0) * 50 + 150
 +# now step across the line and draw
 +for x = 0 to 300 step 5
 +   angle = x / 300 * 2 * pi
 +   y = tan(angle) * 50 + 150
 +   line lastx, lasty, x, y
 +   lastx = x
 +   lasty = y
 +next x
 +</​code>​
 +Draws
 +{{tan.jpg}}
  
el/tan.txt ยท Last modified: 2016/01/01 22:40 (external edit)