Unit 1 - Trigonometry & Triangles

Triangles are the most basic closed polygon. 3D images in computer generated graphics revolve around the most basic of 2D shape - the triangle. In this chapter, we will apply our understanding of angles and side-lengths to solve problems, specifically with triangles.

1.1 - Labeling Triangles & SOH CAH TOA

Tues. Feb. 11th

Ratios
Labeling Sides

Wed. Feb. 12th

Basic Trig 1
Basic Trig 2

Thurs. Feb. 13th

Solving a △ 1
Solving a △ 2

Fri. Feb. 14th

Sample Problem
∠ Problems

1.5 - Mid Unit Assessment!

Prepare for a written assessment on the following:

  • Pythagorean Theorem
  • Labeling triangles and SOH CAH TOA
  • Determining side lengths & angles given a right-triangle
  • Simple word-problems or right-triangle problems
    • May or may not include angle of elevation / depression

Tues. Feb. 18th

Check Mathspace for a word-problem task.

1.6 - The Sine Law (Oblique Triangles)

Wed. Feb. 19th

Law of Sines

1.7 - The Cosine Law

Lesson File [ Per. ② | Per. ③ ]

Homework: Per. ② | Per. ③

Thurs. Feb. 20th

Law of Cosines

Mon. Feb. 24th & Tues. Feb. 25th

Review for Assessment!

Overview of Topics (in class)

Paper Practice (distributed in class)

Mathspace does not provide reviews or extra questions beyond the homework. To prepare for the test you will be given a paper review.

Tues. Feb. 25th & Wed. Feb. 26th

TEST IS FRIDAY FEBRUARY 28th!