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# Using Cos/Sin I lost my instructions on my Texas Instrument Calculator (TI-30XA), and I would like the steps in figuring out how to use cos/sin.

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Calculator turns on in "degree" mode. Just enter angle in degrees then press "SIN", "COS" "TAN".

Most people work in degrees but you can switch to Rads or Grads to Degrees modes by pressing "DRG" repeatedly with zero displayed, Current angular mode will show in display.

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