Tan Method

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Returns the tangent of the specified angle.

Namespace:  System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

static member Tan : 
        a:float -> float 

Parameters

a
Type: System..::..Double
An angle, measured in radians.

Return Value

Type: System..::..Double
The tangent of a. If a is equal to NaN, NegativeInfinity, or PositiveInfinity, this method returns NaN.

The angle, a, must be in radians. Multiply by Math..::..PI/180 to convert degrees to radians.

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