Cosecant Function

Function

csc(θ)

Summary

Given the angle of a right triangle as input, returns the ratio of the hypotenuse over the opposite side. The cosecant function is the inverse of the sine function.

Input

Name Description
angle The angle of a right triangle.

Output

Returns the ratio of the right triangle's adjacent side over its hypotenuse.

Given the angle of a right triangle as input, returns the ratio of the hypotenuse over the opposite side. The cosecant function is the inverse of the sine function.

Graph of the cosecant function

Good Links

Angle | concept
Radians | concept
Right Triangle | concept