Rewrite the equation as .

Evaluate .

Multiply each term by and simplify.

Multiply each term in by .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

Rewrite the equation as .

Divide each term by and simplify.

Divide each term in by .

Cancel the common factor of .

Divide by .

Solve for x tan(49)=17/x