52.

adjacent

53.

The tangent function is the ratio of the side opposite to the side adjacent. Stated another

way, the tangent θ equals the opposite side divided by the adjacent side. Complete the

following formula: tan θ =

tan θ = opp

53.

adj

54.

The tangent function is the ratio of the length of the "side opposite" to the length of the

"side adjacent." This relationship remains the same a long as the angle does not change.

Solve for the tan θ in the following triangles:

tan θ1 = __________

tan θ2 = _________

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