ASKSAGE: Sage Q&A Forum - RSS feedhttps://ask.sagemath.org/questions/Q&A Forum for SageenCopyright Sage, 2010. Some rights reserved under creative commons license.Sun, 12 Mar 2017 06:00:03 +0100How to get sage to simplify sin(pi/16)?https://ask.sagemath.org/question/36919/how-to-get-sage-to-simplify-sinpi16/I'm trying to look at numbers of the form sin(pi/2^n), but when I ask for a list of the first 10, I get [0,1, 1/2*sqrt(2), 1/2*sqrt(-sqrt(2) + 2), sin(1/16*pi), sin(1/32*pi)...]
Why are these not being reduced, even when I call sin(1/16*pi).simplify_full()? How can I make sage simplify them?Shamrock-FrostSun, 12 Mar 2017 06:00:03 +0100https://ask.sagemath.org/question/36919/