Practice

sin(x)



The trigonometric function sin(x) may be calculated using the infinite series formula


 sin(x) = x - x3/3! + x5/5! - x7/7! + ...

where x is in radians.  1 radian is 180 degrees/p.

Write a function with the header


 double sin ( double x, int nterms )

that receives as parameters the value of x in radians and the number of terms to be used in calculating the approximation and returns the approximate value.

Finally, write a main program to test your function.

 

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