# If #sin A = 1/3# and 0< A < 90, then what is cos A?

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Jun 4, 2018

#### Answer:

See below

#### Explanation:

If

Then using

Then

But if 0< A< 90, then the cosine is positive and

Jun 4, 2018

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Since

Consider the right

We are told that

Applying Pythagoras

Now,