Trig Proof 9

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Two more trig proofs shown and explained.

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Questions answered by this video:
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    This trig proof lesson shows how to prove two different trig identities by using your knowledge of basic trig identities. All steps involved in proving the identities are shown and explained. The goal is to get the two sides of the equal sign to look like each other.