`(cos(x)cot(x))/(1 - sin(x)) = 3` Use a graphing utility to approximate the solutions (to three decimal places) of the equation in the interval `0,2pi)`.

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Chapter 5, 5.3 - Problem 52 - Precalculus (3rd Edition, Ron Larson).
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See the attached graph.

Since the equation is undefined for x=pi/2

x=pi/6 , 5pi/6

x  `~~` 0.500 , 2.600

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