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Assigning Sides for Trig Ratios

Assigning Sides for Trig Ratios

Author: Doug Simms

How to assign labels to the sides in a right triangle, so the SOH CAH TOA formulas can be correctly applied.

How do we know which is the Adjacent side and which is the Opposite side?

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Assigning Sides for Trig Ratios - Examples 3 and 4

How to assign labels to the sides in a right triangle, in order to correctly apply the SOH CAH TOA formulas - Examples 3 and 4