- to define the basic trig ratios sine, cosine, and tangent
- to show how and why trig ratios work
- to provide examples and practice using right triangle trig
The lesson includes two slide shows. The first is an introduction to right triangle trigonometry in which the terms sine, cosine and tangent are defined and explained. The second slide show contains examples and practice problems.
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All new terms are defined in the lesson's slide show.
Let's learn some trigonometry!!
This lesson will define the key terms in right triangle trigonometry and demonstrate their use.
Examples and practice problems for right triangle trigonometry.
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