# Trigonometric ratios in right triangles

Given the side lengths of a right triangle, find the sine, cosine, or tangent of one of the acute angles.

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# Trigonometric ratios in right triangles

### Problem

Given the side lengths of a right triangle, find the sine, cosine, or tangent of one of the acute angles.