Rewrite in terms of sines and cosines.

Rewrite in terms of sines and cosines.

Apply the distributive property.

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

Rewrite using the commutative property of multiplication.

Combine and .

Raise to the power of .

Raise to the power of .

Use the power rule to combine exponents.

Add and .

Convert from to .

Factor out of .

Separate fractions.

Convert from to .

Divide by .

Simplify cot(x)(sec(x)-cos(x))