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Today'sTopic:UsingtrigonometricratiosandthePythagoreanTheoremto d owek
solverighttriangleswithinwordproblems What Whatabout
Pythagoras?
Whatabout
rig httriangles?
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GeorgiaContentStandards:
NationalISTEStandards:
MGSE912.G.SRT.6Understandthatbysimilarity,sideratios
1c.EmpoweredLearner
inrighttrianglesarepropertiesoftheanglesinthetriangle,
Studentsusetechnologytoseekfeedbackthatinformsand
leadingtodefinitionsoftrigonometricratiosforacuteangles. improvestheirpracticeandtodemonstratetheirlearningina
MGSE912.G.SRT.7Explainandusetherelationshipbetween varietyofways..
5b.ComputationalThinker
thesineandcosineofcomplementaryangles.
Studentscollectdataoridentifyrelevantdatasets,usedigital
UseyourSmartNotebookprogramtocontribute.
MGSE912.G.SRT.8UsetrigonometricratiosandthePythagorean
toolstoanalyzethem,andrepresentdatainvariouswaysto
Theoremtosolverighttrianglesinappliedproblems. facilitateproblemsolvinganddecisionmaking.

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s p ut itall Howabout Person1:

Let' er!
Selectapen,drawa
righttriangle,andlabel

togeth someartwork? threeparts(angles,


sidesorratios)

Match'EmUp! MagicInk!

AngleA:
AngleB:
AngleC:
Sidea:
Sideb:
Sidec:
sin:
cos:
tan:

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ptheterm
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nly aspects,measurements, aspectsofthetriangle.
orratios

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Let's get High-tech ! But what about


GeoGebra

the real world?


Cometotheboard,grabamagicinkpenandlet'sworkitout.

Now,usingGeoGebraontheInteractiveWhiteBoard,let'smakeupour
owntrianglesandfindtheirratios.

AngleA: sin: cos: tan: cot:


AngleB: sin: cos: tan: cot: Apainterisworkingonahouse.Hehasatenfootladder
AngleC: sin: cos: tan: cot: andforsafetyreasonshecannotsettheladdermorethan
60degrees.Howfarfromthebaseofthebuildingwill
thebottomofhisladderrest?

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triangles.notebook April16,2017

But what about But what about


the real world? the real world?
Cometotheboard,grabamagicinkpenandlet'sworkitout. Cometotheboard,grabamagicinkpenandlet'sworkitout.

Anairplaneisapproachinganairportfrom850feetaway
Apedestrianislookingatalightastheycrossthe
atanelevationof400ft.Thepilotneedstheangleof
road.Fromthepicture,ifthelightisattheedgeofthe
elevationtodeterminethelandingapproach.Astheco
road,howfaristhepedestrianfromthelight?
pilot,whatwouldyoutellthepilot?

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But what about


the real world?
Cometotheboard,grabamagicinkpenandlet'sworkitout.

Asailboatisoutasseaandusesalighthouseasa
guide.Thelighthouseis84fthighfromgroundlevel.
Seelevelis50feetbelowgroundlevel.Withanangle
ofelevationofsixdegrees,howfarouttoseaisthe
sailboatfromthemiddleofthelighthouse?

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