
Definition of Arctangent
1. Noun. The inverse function of the tangent; the angle that has a tangent equal to a given number.
Generic synonyms: Circular Function, Trigonometric Function
Definition of Arctangent
1. Noun. (trigonometry) Any of several singlevalued or multivalued functions that are inverses of the tangent function. Symbol: arctan, tan^{1} ¹
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Definition of Arctangent
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Literary usage of Arctangent
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1. A Course in Mathematical Analysis by Édouard Goursat, Earle Raymond Hedrick (1904)
"+ 2Bx + C which is a logarithm if B3 — AC>0, and an arctangent if B2 — AC<0.
As another example, consider the integral 5x» + 3z  1 dx. ..."
2. Robot Manipulators: Mathematics, Programming, and Control : the Computer by Richard P. Paul (1981)
"90) The solution for #2 is given by Equation 3.95 of Chapter 3 02 = tan"1  (4.91) ,
Pz In order to differentiate the arctangent we note that if then (4.92) ..."
3. Elements of Descriptive Geometry: With Their Application to Spherical by Charles Davies (1851)
"... and d" and/" arctangent to each other at the same points. Let the generatrix
of the surface M move on the three curves d, d', and d" as directrices; ..."
4. Mathematical Dictionary and Cyclopedia of Mathematical Science: Comprising by Charles Davies, William Guy Peck (1855)
"If both lines arctangent to the circle, the angle between them is measured by
half the difference of the two ires between the points of contact. ..."
5. The California Spotted Owl: A Technical Assessment of Its Current Status. by Jared Verner (1992)
"... fig.9E): Probability(disperse from cluster 1 to cluster 2) = 20/360 (3) where
0 = arctangent 1/2/Л' d~~r\ }. Second, if a correct direction was chosen, ..."
6. Correlated Mathematics for Junior Colleges by Ernst Rudolph Breslich (1919)
"Leibnitz (16461716) used the forms Vl 1 V ^3+ Vl — 1/^3 = V 6 and xt+at John
Bernoulli (16671748) established a relation between the arctangent and the ..."