# How do you determine the quadrant in which the angle #-3.4^circ# lies?

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IVth quadrant

#### Explanation:

It is quite simple. Because of the negative sign of the angle, move clockwise

The angle

#### Explanation:

When we talk about the quadrant an angle is in, we're really talking about the quadrant the *terminal arm* of the angle is in, when the angle is drawn with its initial arm along the

To draw an angle, imagine a clock centered at the origin, with the minute hand pointing to the right (at the "3"). Then, rotate the hand counterclockwise (towards the "12") by the amount of the angle. Since the angle

Now,

Which quadrant is this? The quadrants are named in increasing order, starting with quadrant 1 (

So the angle