Problems in Caculus Involving Inverse Trigonometric Functions The following are problems involving inverse trigonometric functions. Tags Maxima and Minima Time Rates 37 - A ladder sliding downward 38 - Rate of rotation of search light pointing to a ship 39 - Rate of increase of angle of elevation of the line of sight 40 - Base angle of a growing right triangle 44 - Angle of elevation of the rope tied to a rowboat on shore 45 - Angle of elevation of the the kite's cord 46-48 Rate of rotation of the searchlight 49-51 Ship sailing east and turned N 30d E 52-53 Two cars traveling from the same point but going to different directions 55 - Greatest angle subtended by a picture Book traversal links for Problems in Caculus Involving Inverse Trigonometric Functions Length of one side for maximum area of trapezoid (solution by Calculus) Up 37 - A ladder sliding downward