# TAN function

## Description

Tangent function. TAN(x) returns the tangent of the angle x. The argument x must be expressed in radians. To convert degrees to radians you use the RADIANS function.

The tangent can be represented in terms of sine and cosine:

$$\operatorname{tan}(x) = \frac{\operatorname{sin}(x)}{\operatorname{cos}(x)}$$

## Example

TAN(PI()/4) equals 1.

TAN(0) equals 0.

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## Graph

 Function: TAN() X-axis Y-axis Minimum: Maximum: