Lesson 18: Evaluating Powers Of Complex Numbers (De Moivre’s Thm)

07/15/2016

Lesson on using De Moivre's theorem in simplifying complex numbers in trigonometric form. Basically, De Moivre's theorem states that if z = r (cos + isin), then z^n = r^n (cosn + isinn).

1:40 Evaluate (-1 + i(sqrt3))^12
5:22 Use De Moivre's theorem to solve for (1+i)^5.

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