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Trigonometry – Keys to remember the 6 Basic Trigonometric Functions

By | September 30, 2016

6 Basic Trigonometric Functions In this tutorial the students will learn about the 6 Basic Trigonometric Functions.  They will also see how the functions relate to the Unit Circle and Right Triangles.  Lastly, the students will also be introduced to the Pythagorean Identities. Key Skills Pythagorean Identities sin²x + cos²x = 1 1 + cot²x = csc²x tan²x +… Read More »

Trigonometry – Sum and Difference Formulas of Sine and Cosine

By | September 15, 2016

Sum and Difference Formulas of Sine and Cosine In this tutorial student learn how to verify a trigonometric equation using trigonometric identities like the difference formula for sine and cosine. Virginia Standards of Learning (SOL) T.5 Key Points of Knowledge Sum and Difference Formulas cos (α + β) = cos (α) cos (β) – sin (α)… Read More »