# Trigonometric Functions

The following trigonometric notation can be entered in Show My Work boxes.

Note: In addition to the keyboard shortcuts listed in this topic, some symbols can be
typed using the keyboard shortcuts for your operating system; for example, you can
press ALT+0247 on Windows to type
÷.

Notation | Keyboard | Button | Notes |
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Degrees |
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Sine |
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Cosine |
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Tangent |
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Cosecant |
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Secant |
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Cotangent |
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Inverse sine (arcsine) |
^{-1} |
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Inverse cosine (arccosine) |
^{-1} |
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Inverse tangent (arctangent) |
^{-1} |
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Inverse cosecant (arccosecant) |
^{-1} |
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Inverse secant (arcsecant) |
^{-1} |
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Inverse cotangent (arccotangent) |
^{-1} |

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