Add <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>25</mn></mstyle></math> to both sides of the equation.

Divide each term in <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>16</mn><msup><mi>sec</mi><mrow><mn>2</mn></mrow></msup><mrow><mo>(</mo><mi>θ</mi><mo>)</mo></mrow><mo>=</mo><mn>25</mn></mstyle></math> by <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>16</mn></mstyle></math> .

Simplify the left side.

Cancel the common factor of <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>16</mn></mstyle></math> .

Cancel the common factor.

Divide <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><msup><mi>sec</mi><mrow><mn>2</mn></mrow></msup><mrow><mo>(</mo><mi>θ</mi><mo>)</mo></mrow></mstyle></math> by <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>1</mn></mstyle></math> .

Take the square root of both sides of the equation to eliminate the exponent on the left side.

Rewrite <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><msqrt><mfrac><mrow><mn>25</mn></mrow><mrow><mn>16</mn></mrow></mfrac></msqrt></mstyle></math> as <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mfrac><mrow><msqrt><mn>25</mn></msqrt></mrow><mrow><msqrt><mn>16</mn></msqrt></mrow></mfrac></mstyle></math> .

Simplify the numerator.

Rewrite <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>25</mn></mstyle></math> as <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><msup><mrow><mn>5</mn></mrow><mrow><mn>2</mn></mrow></msup></mstyle></math> .

Pull terms out from under the radical, assuming positive real numbers.

Simplify the denominator.

Rewrite <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>16</mn></mstyle></math> as <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><msup><mrow><mn>4</mn></mrow><mrow><mn>2</mn></mrow></msup></mstyle></math> .

Pull terms out from under the radical, assuming positive real numbers.

First, use the positive value of the <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mo>±</mo></mstyle></math> to find the first solution.

Next, use the negative value of the <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mo>±</mo></mstyle></math> to find the second solution.

The complete solution is the result of both the positive and negative portions of the solution.

Set up each of the solutions to solve for <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mi>θ</mi></mstyle></math> .

Take the inverse secant of both sides of the equation to extract <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mi>θ</mi></mstyle></math> from inside the secant.

Simplify the right side.

Evaluate <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mi>arcsec</mi><mrow><mo>(</mo><mfrac><mrow><mn>5</mn></mrow><mrow><mn>4</mn></mrow></mfrac><mo>)</mo></mrow></mstyle></math> .

The secant function is positive in the first and fourth quadrants. To find the second solution, subtract the reference angle from <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>360</mn></mstyle></math> to find the solution in the fourth quadrant.

Subtract <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>36.86989764</mn></mstyle></math> from <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>360</mn></mstyle></math> .

Find the period of <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mi>sec</mi><mrow><mo>(</mo><mi>θ</mi><mo>)</mo></mrow></mstyle></math> .

The period of the function can be calculated using <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mfrac><mrow><mn>360</mn></mrow><mrow><mrow><mo>|</mo><mi>b</mi><mo>|</mo></mrow></mrow></mfrac></mstyle></math> .

Replace <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mi>b</mi></mstyle></math> with <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>1</mn></mstyle></math> in the formula for period.

The absolute value is the distance between a number and zero. The distance between <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>0</mn></mstyle></math> and <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>1</mn></mstyle></math> is <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>1</mn></mstyle></math> .

Divide <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>360</mn></mstyle></math> by <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>1</mn></mstyle></math> .

The period of the <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mi>sec</mi><mrow><mo>(</mo><mi>θ</mi><mo>)</mo></mrow></mstyle></math> function is <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>360</mn></mstyle></math> so values will repeat every <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>360</mn></mstyle></math> degrees in both directions.

Take the inverse secant of both sides of the equation to extract <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mi>θ</mi></mstyle></math> from inside the secant.

Simplify the right side.

Evaluate <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mi>arcsec</mi><mrow><mo>(</mo><mo>-</mo><mfrac><mrow><mn>5</mn></mrow><mrow><mn>4</mn></mrow></mfrac><mo>)</mo></mrow></mstyle></math> .

The secant function is negative in the second and third quadrants. To find the second solution, subtract the reference angle from <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>360</mn></mstyle></math> to find the solution in the third quadrant.

Subtract <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>143.13010235</mn></mstyle></math> from <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>360</mn></mstyle></math> .

Find the period of <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mi>sec</mi><mrow><mo>(</mo><mi>θ</mi><mo>)</mo></mrow></mstyle></math> .

The period of the function can be calculated using <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mfrac><mrow><mn>360</mn></mrow><mrow><mrow><mo>|</mo><mi>b</mi><mo>|</mo></mrow></mrow></mfrac></mstyle></math> .

Replace <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mi>b</mi></mstyle></math> with <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>1</mn></mstyle></math> in the formula for period.

The absolute value is the distance between a number and zero. The distance between <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>0</mn></mstyle></math> and <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>1</mn></mstyle></math> is <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>1</mn></mstyle></math> .

Divide <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>360</mn></mstyle></math> by <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>1</mn></mstyle></math> .

The period of the <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mi>sec</mi><mrow><mo>(</mo><mi>θ</mi><mo>)</mo></mrow></mstyle></math> function is <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>360</mn></mstyle></math> so values will repeat every <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>360</mn></mstyle></math> degrees in both directions.

List all of the solutions.

Consolidate <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>36.86989764</mn><mo>+</mo><mn>360</mn><mi>n</mi></mstyle></math> and <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>216.86989764</mn><mo>+</mo><mn>360</mn><mi>n</mi></mstyle></math> to <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>36.86989764</mn><mo>+</mo><mn>180</mn><mi>n</mi></mstyle></math> .

Consolidate <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>323.13010235</mn><mo>+</mo><mn>360</mn><mi>n</mi></mstyle></math> and <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>143.13010235</mn><mo>+</mo><mn>360</mn><mi>n</mi></mstyle></math> to <math><mstyle displaystyle="true"><mn>143.13010235</mn><mo>+</mo><mn>180</mn><mi>n</mi></mstyle></math> .

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Name | four hundred eighty-six million five hundred forty-two thousand five hundred seventy-two |
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- 486542572 has 16 divisors, whose sum is
**1121421672** - The reverse of 486542572 is
**275245684** - Previous prime number is
**41**

- Is Prime? no
- Number parity even
- Number length 9
- Sum of Digits 43
- Digital Root 7

Name | six hundred forty million five hundred forty-one thousand two hundred eighty-five |
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- 640541285 has 8 divisors, whose sum is
**768965496** - The reverse of 640541285 is
**582145046** - Previous prime number is
**2557**

- Is Prime? no
- Number parity odd
- Number length 9
- Sum of Digits 35
- Digital Root 8

Name | eight hundred thirty-five million five hundred seventy-one thousand five hundred fifty |
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- 835571550 has 128 divisors, whose sum is
**2638863360** - The reverse of 835571550 is
**055175538** - Previous prime number is
**209**

- Is Prime? no
- Number parity even
- Number length 9
- Sum of Digits 39
- Digital Root 3