# How do you evaluate #\tan (62)=\frac{20.31}{x}#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 7, 2018

#### Answer:

Simple answer, swap the

#### Explanation:

More detailed answer:

This may seem complicated but it is much like solving any other linear equation. Isolate the variable, in this case

Lets start with isolating

First multiply through by

Now we divide by

This number would give an atrociously long decimal so it's best to keep it exact as it looks neater.