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Graphing the Tangent Function

Unit 8: Trigonometry: Periodic Functions
Lesson 4 of 6

Objective: SWBAT sketch a graph of a tangent function and compare the features graph to those of sine and cosine.

Big Idea: By exploring the graph of the tangent function, students get a preview of some important ideas that they may see in future math classes.

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