16.20 - Definitions - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
16.20
Release Date
March 2019
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1145-162K
Language
English (United States)
Function Definition
Arccosine The arccosine is the angle whose cosine is the argument.
Arcsine The arcsine is the angle whose sine is the argument.
Arctangent The arctangent is the angle whose tangent is the argument.
Cosine The cosine of an angle is the ratio of two sides of a right triangle. The ratio is the length of the side adjacent to the angle divided by the length of the hypotenuse.
Sine The sine of an angle is the ratio of two sides of a right triangle. The ratio is the length of the side opposite to the angle divided by the length of the hypotenuse.
Tangent The tangent of an angle is the ratio of two sides of a right triangle. The ratio is the length of the side opposite to the angle divided by the length of the side adjacent to the angle.