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Practical Use of Trig Ratios - Trigonometry - grades 10-12

Practical Use of Trig Ratios - Trigonometry - grades 10-12

Did you know that trigonometric ratios can be used to determine the distance an airplane travels as it is taking off, or the distance a skier travels as they ski down a mountain? These are just two of a vast number of real world applications in which trigonometric functions play a role. This pathway aims to put Trigonometric Functions in Context by applying functions such as sine and tangent to real world problems. Upon completion of this pathway you will be able to use the six different trigonometric functions to model real world situations.

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