- Trigonometry is commonly used in finding the height of towers and mountains.
- It is used in navigation to find the distance of the shore from a point in the sea.
- It is used in oceanography in calculating the height of tides in oceans
- It is used in finding the distance between celestial bodies
- The sine and cosine functions are fundamental to the theory of periodic functions such as those that describe sound and light waves.
- Architects use trigonometry to calculate structural load, roof slopes, ground surfaces and many other aspects, including sun shading and light angles
Sine, Cosine and Tangent Three Functions, but same idea. Right Triangle Sine, Cosine and Tangent are all based on a Right-Angled Triangle
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Trigonometry (from Greek trigōnon,
Introduction to Trigonometry. Trigonometry (from Greek trigonon
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Trigonometry. The study of angles and of the angular relationships of planar and three-dimensional figures is known as trigonometry. The trigonometric functions (also ...
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