COT (Transact-SQL)

THIS TOPIC APPLIES TO: yesSQL Server (starting with 2008)yesAzure SQL DatabaseyesAzure SQL Data Warehouse yesParallel Data Warehouse

A mathematical function that returns the trigonometric cotangent of the specified angle, in radians, in the specified float expression.

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Syntax

-- Syntax for SQL Server, Azure SQL Database, Azure SQL Data Warehouse, Parallel Data Warehouse  

COT ( float_expression )  

Arguments

float_expression
Is an expressionof type float or of a type that can be implicitly converted to float.

Return types

float

Examples

The following example returns the COT for the specific angle.

DECLARE @angle float;  
SET @angle = 124.1332;  
SELECT 'The COT of the angle is: ' + CONVERT(varchar,COT(@angle));  
GO  

Here is the result set.

The COT of the angle is: -0.040312                

(1 row(s) affected)  

Examples: Azure SQL Data Warehouse and Parallel Data Warehouse

The following example returns the COT for the specific angle.

DECLARE @angle float;  
SET @angle = 124.1332;  
SELECT 'The COT of the angle is: ' + CONVERT(varchar,COT(@angle));  
GO  

Here is the result set.

The COT of the angle is: -0.040312                

(1 row(s) affected)  

See also

Mathematical Functions (Transact-SQL)