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Use Linear Approximation to Approximate the Sine Function

SVCALC-1YV989

Using linear approximation methods, approximate $\sin\left(\dfrac{5\pi}{16}\right)$.

A

$\dfrac{\sqrt{2}}{2}+\dfrac{\sqrt{2\pi}}{32}$

B

$\dfrac{\sqrt{3}}{2}-\dfrac{\pi}{96}$

C

$\dfrac{\sqrt{3}}{2}-\dfrac{\pi}{48}$

D

$\dfrac{1}{2}-\dfrac{\pi}{96}$