52.

adjacent

53.

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

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

following formula: tan =

tan = 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 in the following triangles:

tan 1 = __________

tan 2 = _________