was written with those teachers and students in mind who are engaged in
trigonometric ideas in courses ranging from geometry and second-year
algebra to trigonometry and pre-calculus. The lessons contain historical
and cultural context, as well as developing traditional concepts and
Crossfield, Charlyn Shepherd, Robert Stein and Grace Williams
This book covers the
following topics: Radian Angle Measurement, Definition of the Six
Trigonometric Functions Using the Unit Circle ,Reference Angles,
Coterminal Angles, Definition of the Six Trigonometric Functions
Determined by a Point and a Line in the xy-Plane, Solving Right
Triangles and Applications Involving Right Triangles, The Graphs of the
Trigonometric Functions, The Inverse Trigonometric Functions, Solving
Trigonometric Equations , Pythagorean and Basic Identities , Sum and
This note explains the
following topics: Foundations of Trigonometry, Angles and their Measure, The
Unit Circle: Cosine and Sine, Trigonometric Identities, Graphs of the
Trigonometric Functions, The Inverse Trigonometric Functions, Applications of
Trigonometry, Applications of Sinusoids, The Law of Sines and cosines, Polar
Form of Complex Numbers.
This lecture note covers the
following topics: The circular functions, Radians, Sinusoidal functions,
Continuity of the trigonometric functions, Minima and Maxima, Concavity,
Criteria for local maxima and minima, The Mean Value Theorem, The velocity of a
falling object, Theoretical framework, Accumulation Functions, Minor shortcuts
in taking definite integrals, Area between two curves, Algebraic properties of
the natural logarithm.
This lecture note talks about topics not
usually covered in trigonometry. These include such topics as the Pythagorean
theorem, proof by contradiction, limits, and proof by induction. As well as
giving a geometric basis for many of the relationships of trigonometry.
This note is focused on the
following subtopics: Trigonometric Functions, Acute
Angles and Right Angles, Radian Measure and Circular Functions, Graphs of the
Trigonometric Functions, Trigonometric Identities, Inverse Trig Functions and
Trig Equations, Applications of Trigonometry and Vectors.
This note explains the following topics:
Annual Temperature Cycles, Trigonometric Functions, Trigonometric Models:
Vertical Shift and Amplitude, Frequency and Period, Phase Shift, Examples, Phase
Shift of Half a Period, Equivalent Sine and Cosine Models.