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Name | tan() |
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Examples | float a = 0.0; float inc = TWO_PI/50.0; for (int i = 0; i < 100; i = i+2) { line(i, 50, i, 50+tan(a)*2.0); a = a + inc; } | ||
Description | Calculates the ratio of the sine and cosine of an angle. This function expects the values of the angle parameter to be provided in radians (values from 0 to PI*2). Values are returned in the range infinity to -infinity. | ||
Syntax | tan(angle) | ||
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Returns | float | ||
Related | cos() sin() radians() |